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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.
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Galatian

(ɡəˈleɪʃən; -ʃɪən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Galatia or its inhabitants
n
1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Galatia
2. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Galatia
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Noun1.Galatian - 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)
Gaul - a Celt of ancient Gaul
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References in classic literature ?
"O FOOLISH GALATIANS, WHO HATH BEWITCHED YOU, THAT YE SHOULD NOT OBEY THE TRUTH, BEFORE WHOSE EYES JESUS CHRIST HATH BEEN EVIDENTLY SET FORTH, CRUCIFIED AMONG YOU?"
Loubser GMH (2005) Paul's ethic of freedom: no flash in the Galatian Pan.
WOOLDALE | The service on Sunday was led by Mr David Blakeborough, readings were from Psalms and Galatian's, in his sermon he gave various illustrations of words in the English language that or not used very much these days or new words that have come about with the new age of internet etc.saying that when the book of Galatians was written the language was very different from today.His them for the service was unity, and he talked of living in unity with our fellow Christian's and how we should all live in harmony with each other.
SALISBURY: 5.45 Galatian, 6.15 Rough Courte, 6.45 Joyous, 7.15 More Drama, 7.50 Tap Your Toes, 8.20 Air Squadron, 8.50 Alzanti.
I imagine the Galatian Christians, reading Paul's letter, probably didn't feel all that different from the people of Israel to whom Elijah spoke.
He'll come on for the race but he always runs well and we'll be disappointed if he doesn't do so again." Rod Millman, trainer of Galatian "He's had a good winter.
"Galatian Re-Imagined: Reading with the Eyes of the Vanquished" delves into the history of the Galatians, better known as the Gauls.
Furthermore, even if we assume that Paul wrote the Galatian letter, it is difficult to accept it as a charter document for feminism due to the second historical problem: that of historical time and placement.
172)), Paul's marriage and bereavement, the Jerusalem conference (October 51) precedes Galatians (spring 53), the North Galatian theory, imprisonment in Ephesus (53), the authenticity of 2 Timothy, release from the first Roman imprisonment and an abortive mission to Spain.
The Galatian church was a non-Jewish community that had no ties to the law.
Paul wrestles with the same fears in the Galatian community, where immoral behavior has led the community to turn to Jewish law, including circumcision, in an effort to restore order and morality.
Paul's Letter to the Galatians, such as love, patience, and kindness.