Belgae

plural noun

Bel·​gae ˈbel-ˌgī How to pronounce Belgae (audio)
-ˌjē
: a people occupying parts of northern Gaul and Britain in Caesar's time
Belgic adjective

Word History

Etymology

Latin, plural of Belga

First Known Use

1573, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Belgae was in 1573

Dictionary Entries Near Belgae

Cite this Entry

“Belgae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Belgae. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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