Trans*al"pine (?), a. [L. transalpinus; trans across, beyond + Alpinus Alpine, from Alpes the Alps: cf. F. transalpin.]

Being on the farther side of the Alps in regard to Rome, that is, on the north or west side of the Alps; of or pertaining to the region or the people beyond the Alps; as, transalpine Gaul; -- opposed to cisalpine.

" Transalpine garbs."

Beau. & Fl.


© Webster 1913.

Trans*al"pine, n.

A native or inhabitant of a country beyond the Alps, that is, out of Italy.


© Webster 1913.

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