Definitions for salianˈseɪ li ən, ˈseɪl yən
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Sa•li•anˈseɪ li ən, ˈseɪl yən(adj.)
of, pertaining to, or denoting a major division of the Franks, settled mainly between the Meuse and Scheldt rivers by a.d. c400.
Salian Frank, Salian(noun)
a member of the tribe of Franks who settled in the Netherlands in the 4th century AD
A member of a Frankish people of the 4th century who lived on the Ijssel river.
Of or pertaining to the Salian people.
Origin: Salii (from Sala) + -an
denoting a tribe of Franks who established themselves early in the fourth century on the river Sala [now Yssel]; Salic
a Salian Frank