of a group of Franks that settled along the IJssel River, in the Netherlands, in the 4th cent.
Origin of Salian; from Late Latin Salii, Salian Franks, after the Sala (now IJssel) River
a Salian Frank
Of or relating to a tribe of Franks who settled in the Rhine region of the Netherlands in the fourth century AD.
A Salian Frank.
Origin of SalianFrom Late Latin Sali&imacron;, the Salian Franks.