Definition for galilean (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for galilean
The pilot of the Galilean lake; / Two massy keys he bore, of metals twain, / The golden opes, the iron shuts amain.
The triumph of the Galilean has lasted twenty centuries; he is dying in his turn.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster
The instrument shown in his sketch resembles a Galilean thermoscope.The Introduction of Self-Registering Meteorological Instruments|Robert P. Multhauf
The men from the fertile plains of the Galilean Lake had never seen such wild nature.I.N.R.I.|Peter Rosegger
The Galilean group, who pressed around the Twelve, alone remained compact and active.
British Dictionary definitions for galilean (1 of 2)
- the Galilean an epithet of Jesus Christ
- (often plural) a Christian