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Galatia

[guh-ley-shuh, -shee-uh]
noun
  1. an ancient country in central Asia Minor: later a Roman province; site of an early Christian community.
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Related formsGa·la·tian, adjective, noun
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Historical Examples of galatia

  • Recently Corinth, then Galatia was in a ferment of agitation.

    The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Galatians

    G. G. Findlay

  • After Paul had left Galatia, certain other teachers had come into the country.

    A Brief Bible History

    James Oscar Boyd

  • Cappadocia lay on the southeast of Galatia, and south of Pontus.

  • St. Paul had, as we have heard, preached in Galatia before he went into Macedonia.

    "Granny's Chapters"

    Lady Mary Ross

  • After getting together the remnant of his forces, he marched through Galatia.


British Dictionary definitions for galatia

Galatia

noun
  1. an ancient region in central Asia Minor, conquered by Gauls 278–277 bc : later a Roman province
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