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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • 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.

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  • proper noun A region of ancient Asia Minor, in what is now central Turkey; a province of ancient Rome.

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  • noun an ancient country in central Asia Minor

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek Γαλατία (Galatia).

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