from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An old medical composition in which galls were an ingredient.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • I have to type in "galia" for my word verification.


  • SAGAL: Miss Meers says her galia melons were outgrowing their vines and were, quote, swinging too low.

    Panel Round Two

  • The property takes its name from the province of 'galia aquitaine' in the middle ages, a region encompassing white sandy beaches and embracing the Atlantic Ocean to its western side and the Pyrenees to the south.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Oat waffles, Home style omelet, incredible edible fruit platter of strawberries, kiwi, galia melon, and manzano bananas on my large Manhattan platter (peth).

    madrigle Diary Entry

  • These days you may be able to find melon varieties such as the French charentais which looks like a cantaloupe and also has orange flesh but has deep greenish ribs running top to bottom, horned melons, canary and galia at some supermarkets or farmers markets.

    NPR Topics: News

  • White fruits, such as bright galia melon and apple, are predominant.

    WalesOnline - Home


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.