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 Gal’lia (g hard).Gall’ia Coma’ta. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Gall’ia Bracca’ta [trousered Gaul].
 
Gallia Narbonen’sis was so called from the “braccæ” or trousers which the natives wore in common with the Scythians and Persians.   1
 


 Gal’lia (g hard).Gall’ia Coma’ta. 

 
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