- a member of a Celtic people (Celtiberi) who inhabited the Iberian peninsula during classical times
- the extinct language of this people, possibly belonging to the Celtic branch of the Indo-European family, recorded in a number of inscriptions
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They were two Roman soldiers, an old Carthaginian mariner, and a Celtiberian.
The Celtiberian, who had remained silent, laid his hand upon the old man.
"Let us choose Euphobias," said Alorcus, with the grave humor of a Celtiberian.
"He has been more fortunate than we," replied the Celtiberian resignedly.
Acton contracted a great friendship with Alorcus the Celtiberian.