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(Placename) the Latin name of Gaul
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1. an ancient region in W Europe, including the modern areas of N Italy, France, Belgium, and the S Netherlands: consisted of two main divisions, one part S of the Alps (Cisalpine Gaul) and another part N of the Alps (Transalpine Gaul).
2. a province of the ancient Roman Empire, including the territory corresponding to modern France, Belgium, the S Netherlands, Switzerland, N Italy, and Germany W of the Rhine.
3. a native or inhabitant of Gaul.
4. a native or inhabitant of France.
Latin, Gallia (for defs. 1,2).
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Noun1.Gallia - an ancient region of western Europe that included what is now northern Italy and France and Belgium and part of Germany and the Netherlands
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Gwaethygodd iechyd ei briod yno, a symudodd i Sir Gallia, Ohio, ac yno y buont hyd 1911.
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