Cisalpine
Cisalpine Cis*al"pine, a. [L. Cisalpinus; cis on this side + Alpinus Alpine.] On the hither side of the Alps with reference to Rome, that is, on the south side of the Alps; -- opposed to transalpine. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cisalpine — (Latin this side of the Alps, ie the Italian side of the Alps) may mean: Historic geography Cisalpine Gaul, ancient Roman province Cisalpine Republic, Napoleonic client state Languages Cisalpine, a subdialect of Vivaro Alpine within the Occitan… …   Wikipedia

  • cisalpine — [sis al′pīn΄, sis al′pin] adj. [L cisalpinus: see CIS & ALPINE] on this (the southern) side of the Alps: from the viewpoint of Rome …   English World dictionary

  • Cisalpine — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. La Cisalpine (littéralement « en deçà des Alpes ») peut désigner : La Gaule cisalpine, une province romaine ; La République cisalpine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cisalpine — ● cisalpin, cisalpine adjectif (latin cisalpinus) Situé en deçà des Alpes par rapport à Rome. ● cisalpin, cisalpine (synonymes) adjectif (latin cisalpinus) Situé en deçà des Alpes par rapport à Rome. Contraires : t …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cisalpine — adjective Date: 1542 situated on the south side of the Alps < Cisalpine Gaul > compare transalpine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cisalpine — /sis al puyn, pin/, adj. on this (the Roman or south) side of the Alps. [1535 45; < L Cisalpinus, equiv. to cis CIS + Alpinus ALPINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cisalpine — adjective On this side of the Alps (with respect to Rome, therefore the south side) …   Wiktionary

  • cisalpine — cis·al·pine || sɪs ælpaɪn adj. on the Italian or southern side of the Alps …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cisalpine — [sɪs alpʌɪn] adjective on the southern side of the Alps …   English new terms dictionary

  • cisalpine — cis·alpine …   English syllables

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