Definitions for galatian
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ga•la•tiagəˈleɪ ʃə, -ʃi ə(n.)
an ancient country in central Asia Minor: later a Roman province; site of an early Christian community.
Category: Ancient History, Geography (places)
a native or inhabitant of Galatia in Asia Minor (especially a member of a people believed to have been Gauls who conquered Galatia in the 3rd century BC)
A person from Galatia.
Of or pertaining to Galatia.
Origin: from Galatia
of or pertaining to Galatia or its inhabitants. -- A native or inhabitant of Galatia, in Asia Minor; a descendant of the Gauls who settled in Asia Minor
Galatian is an extinct Celtic language once spoken in Galatia in Asia Minor from the 3rd century BC up to at least the 4th century AD, although ancient sources suggest it was still spoken in the 6th century. Galatian is a member of the Continental Celtic language family, contemporary with and closely related to the Gaulish language.
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