Gallia Belgica (Belgic Gaul) wis a province o the Roman empire locatit in Belgium, present-day northren Fraunce, Luxembourg, pairt o the present-day Netherlands ablo the Rhine, an the German Rhineland. It wis oreeginally componed o the lands o the alliance o the Belgae who haed foucht against Julius Caesar, plus the lands o thair sootheastren neighbours the Treveri, Mediomatrici an Leuci. The soothren border o Belgica, furmed bi the Marne an Seine rivers, wis reportit bi Caesar as the oreeginal cultural boondary atween the Belgae an the Gauls (Celts).[1]

Provincia Belgica
Province o the Roman Empire
52 BC–5t century
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CaipitalDurocortorum (modren Reims)[citation needit]
Historical eraAntiquity
• Established efter the Gallic Wars
52 BC
• Endit wi Frankish Kinricks
5t century
The day pairt o Belgium
 Fraunce
 Luxembourg
 Germany
 Netherlands

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Gallos ab Aquitanis Garumna flumen, a Belgis Matrona et Sequana diuidit.", Commentarii de Bello Gallico