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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Galilean  \Gal`i*le"an\,  n. 
  1.  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  Galilee,  the  northern  province 
  of  Palestine  under  the  Romans. 
  2.  (Jewish  Hist.)  One  of  the  party  among  the  Jews,  who 
  opposed  the  payment  of  tribute  to  the  Romans;  --  called 
  also  {Gaulonite}. 
  3.  A  Christian  in  general;  --  used  as  a  term  of  reproach  by 
  Mohammedans  and  Pagans.  --Byron.