Galatians
noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1587 an argumentative letter of St. Paul written to the Christians of Galatia and included as a book in the New Testament — see bible table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Galatians — 1 Galatians 2 Galatians 3 Galatians 4 Galatians 5 Galatians 6 …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Galatians — may refer to *the Celtic inhabitants of Galatia. *Saint Paul s Epistle to the Galatians …   Wikipedia

  • Galatians — from Galatia, region in Asia Minor, from Gk. Galatia, based on Gaul (see GAUL (Cf. Gaul)), in reference to the Gaulish people who conquered the region and settled there 3c. B.C.E …   Etymology dictionary

  • Galatians — [gə lā′shənz] n. a book of the New Testament, a letter from the Apostle Paul to the Christians of Galatia: abbrev. Gal or Ga …   English World dictionary

  • Galatians — noun a New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Galatians • Syn: ↑Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians, ↑Epistle to the Galatians • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Epistle • Part Holonyms: ↑New Testament …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galatians — noun A book of the New Testament of the Bible, the epistle of to the Galatians. See Also: Gal …   Wiktionary

  • Galatians — Ga·la·ti·ans || gÉ™ leɪʃjÉ™nz n. Epistle to Galatians, book in the New Testamentn. native or resident of Galatia (in Asia Minor) adj. of or pertaining to Galatia (in Asia Minor) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Galatians — /gəˈleɪʃənz/ (say guh layshuhnz) plural noun (construed as singular) the book of the New Testament called in full The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians …   Australian English dictionary

  • Galatians — /geuh lay sheuhnz/, n. (used with a sing. v.) a book in the New Testament, written to the Christians in Galatia. Abbr.: Gal. [GALATI(A) + AN + S3] * * * …   Universalium

  • Galatians — Ga•la•tians [[t]gəˈleɪ ʃənz[/t]] n. bib (used with a sing. v.) a book of the New Testament, written to the Christians in Galatia …   From formal English to slang

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