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  1. Latin name of Gaul.
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Examples from the Web for gallia

Historical Examples

  • Scævolæ Sammarthani, Elogia doctorum in Gallia virorum, lib.

    The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)

    Henry Martyn Baird

  • The charter of donation to Bayeux is in Gallia Christiana, and is dated 1074.

  • That they held that practise in Gallia, Csar expressly delivereth.

  • Hence that part of the Italian peninsula was called Gallia Cisalpina.

    Selections from Viri Romae

    Charles Franois L'Homond

  • Now all Gallia was divided by the Romans into 16 Provinces, viz.


    Francis Hotoman

British Dictionary definitions for gallia


  1. the Latin name of Gaul
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