- an ancient country in central Asia Minor: later a Roman province; site of an early Christian community.
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Examples from the Web for galatian
This was the state of things to which the Galatian societies were tending.
For the Galatian readers, as for Paul, there could be but one gospel.
The Galatian Christians had been impressed by what the Judaizers had said.A Brief Bible History
James Oscar Boyd
He is said to have circumcised a Galatian half-Jew named Timothy.The Making of the New Testament
Benjamin W. Bacon
It is rather late now to interpolate a general Council of the Church into the pauses of the Galatian letter.Supernatural Religion, Vol. III. (of III)
Walter Richard Cassels
- of or relating to Galatia or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Galatia
- an ancient region in central Asia Minor, conquered by Gauls 278–277 bc : later a Roman province
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