cisalpine definition

  • adjective:
    • concerning, living on, or from the south side of the Alps.
    • On this region of the Alps (regarding Rome, and so the south-side).
    • regarding the hither side of the Alps with reference to Rome, that's, regarding the south side of this Alps; -- opposed to transalpine.
    • from the Italian or Roman side of the Alps
    • regarding, residing on, or coming from the south side of the Alps.
    • On this side of the Alps (regarding Rome, therefore the south-side).
    • on hither side of the Alps with regards to Rome, that's, on south side of Alps; -- opposed to transalpine.
    • from the Italian or Roman side of the Alps
  • others:
    • Situated about this side of the Alps, pertaining to Rome—that is, from the south of Alps: in opposition to transalpine.
    • Situated with this side of the Alps, for Rome—that is, in the south associated with Alps: against transalpine.

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