Definitions

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  • n. A Romanized Gaul, i.e. a Gaulish person that had adopted or adapted the culture, language etc. of the Roman Empire following the establishment of Roman rule in the region of Gaul.
  • adj. Pertaining to period of Roman rule in Gaul, 50 BC–486 AD.
  • adj. Pertaining to the Gallo-Romans.

Etymologies

From Gallo- +‎ Roman (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • From this point on Octodurum became an important Gallo-Roman centre sandwiched between the Celtic and Mediterranean cultures of Europe.

    Martigny

  • In the very back of the 2nd building, at the bottom of a staircase in the old Orangerie are the Gallo-Roman relics and some Neolithic finds.

    What to Do in Paris / Que faire a Paris? - French Word-A-Day

  • On the last leg of a daylong journey, one beginning at a Gallo-Roman amphitheater* in Paris's Latin quarter and ending eight hours later in our medieval hometown, I sent myself flowers* (figuratively speaking, as the French do when they want to congratulate themselves via a verbal patting on the back).

    French Word-A-Day:

  • The site of the former Gallo-Roman baths has now produced what is described as an "exceptional archaeological discovery".

    Late Gallo-Roman Altar to Goddess Fortuna Found

  • Celtic and Gallo-Roman tribes called the virgin mother Lily Maid.

    Lily

  • Lyon, on a peninsula between the Rhône and the Saône with a famed Gallo-Roman Museum built over the remains of a handful of Roman townhouses and many Carolingian churches and other buildings:

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • On the last leg of a daylong journey, one beginning at a Gallo-Roman amphitheater* in Paris's Latin quarter and ending eight hours later in our medieval hometown, I sent myself flowers* figuratively speaking, as the French do when they want to congratulate themselves via a verbal patting on the back.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • The town of Annecy started originally as a Gallo-Roman settlement in the vicinity, probably named after the "villa" of a Roman called Aniciacus.

    Annecy way back...

  • That is shown by the protohistoric, Gallo-Roman, and medieval graffiti carved in the cave wall.

    The Chicago Blog: Who made this handprint on the cave wall?

  • For example, Abedul "Birch tree" is from Celtic or at least Gallo-Roman 'betula' and related to Irish beith "birch."

    languagehat.com: ARABIC WORDS IN SPANISH.

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