galwealas, nom. acc; gen.
um; pl. m.
cf. Bryt-walas] Gauls, Frenchmen, people of Gaul in a body,
and as the name of a people is often used where according to later usage the name of their country would be found, the word may be translated Gaul, France;
Galli, Gallia :-- Hér wæs Brihtwald gehálgod to ærcebiscope fram Godune Galwala biscop in this year
[A. D. 693] Brihtwald was consecrated archbishop by Godun bishop of the Gauls,
Chr. 693; Erl. 43, 17. He gewát into Galwalum he went into Gaul,
Chr. Erl. 5, 5, 14. Hér Ægelbryht of Galwalum [Galwealum, Th. 50, 2, col. 2, 3] onféng Wesseaxna bisceopdóme in this year
[A. D. 650] Ægelbyrht of Gaul received the bishopric of the West Saxons,
Chr. 650; Th. 50, 2, col. 1 : 660; Th. 54, 16. He fór in Galwalas he went into Gaul,
380; Erl. 11, 2. v. Gallias