- a book in the New Testament, written to the Christians in Galatia. Abbreviation: Gal.
Origin of Galatians
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Examples from the Web for galatians
This is Luther's great doctrine in his 'Commentary' on the Galatians.Loss and Gain
John Henry Newman
He knew, and the Galatians knew, well enough who it was that had bewitched them.Expositions of Holy Scripture
This lesson is amply expounded in my commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians.Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
Paul, the great preacher of the faith, wrote them to the Galatians.A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete
Among these, beside the Galatians, were the Ephesians and the Colossians.The Expositor's Bible: The Epistles of St. Peter
J. Rawson Lumby
- (functioning as singular) a book of the New Testament (in full The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians)
Word Origin and History for galatians
from Galatia, region in Asia Minor, from Greek Galatia, based on Gaul, in reference to the Gaulish people who conquered the region and settled there 3c. B.C.E.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper