Galatia

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Ga·la·tia

 (gə-lā′shə, -shē-ə)
An ancient country of central Asia Minor in the region surrounding modern Ankara, Turkey. Settled by Celtic tribes in the third century bc, it became a Roman province in 25 bc.

Ga·la′tian adj. & n.

Galatia

(ɡəˈleɪʃə; -ʃɪə)
n
(Placename) an ancient region in central Asia Minor, conquered by Gauls 278–277 bc: later a Roman province

Ga•la•tia

(gəˈleɪ ʃə, -ʃi ə)

n.
an ancient country in central Asia Minor: later a Roman province; site of an early Christian community.
Ga•la′tian, adj., n.
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Noun1.Galatia - an ancient country in central Asia MinorGalatia - an ancient country in central Asia Minor
Anatolia, Asia Minor - a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey