How do You Pronounce Celtic?

There are two accepted pronunciations of the word Celtic. It is correctly pronounced as Sell-Tick or Kell-Tick. The reason that both are commonly used is that the word was translated into traditional English usage rules. "Ce" in English is commonly pronounced with an "S" sound. Even though the word Celtic in it's original language is "K", because it's been used in English we pronounce it using .
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