from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An ancient country of central Asia Minor in the region surrounding modern Ankara, Turkey. Settled by Celtic tribes in the third century B.C., it became a Roman province in 25 B.C.

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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ancient country in central Asia Minor


From Ancient Greek Γαλατία (Galatia). (Wiktionary)



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