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Gaul1 British & World English

An ancient region of Europe, corresponding to modern France, Belgium, the south Netherlands, SW Germany, and northern Italy. The area south of the Alps was conquered in 222 bc by the Romans, who called it Cisalpine Gaul. The area north of the Alps, known as Transalpine Gaul, was taken by Julius Caesar between 58 and 51 bc

Gaul2 British & World English

A native or inhabitant of ancient Gaul

Gaul New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

ancient region of Europe

Cisalpine Gaul in Gaul1 British & World English

An ancient region of Europe, corresponding to modern France, Belgium, the south Netherlands, SW Germany, and northern Italy. The area south of the Alps was conquered in 222 bc by the Romans, who called it Cisalpine Gaul. The area north of the Alps, known as Transalpine Gaul, was taken by Julius Caesar between 58 and 51 bc

Transalpine Gaul in Gaul1 British & World English

An ancient region of Europe, corresponding to modern France, Belgium, the south Netherlands, SW Germany, and northern Italy. The area south of the Alps was conquered in 222 bc by the Romans, who called it Cisalpine Gaul. The area north of the Alps, known as Transalpine Gaul, was taken by Julius Caesar between 58 and 51 bc

Cisalpine Gaul in cisalpine New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

on the southern (Roman) side of the Alps