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GELBIS

GELBIS a branch of the Mosel, mentioned by Ausonius in his poem (Mosella, 5.359):--
Te rapidus Gelbis, te marmore clarus Erubrus,--Nobilibus
Gelbis celebratus piscibus.

The Gelb may be the Kill, which joins the Mosel on the left bank, below Augusta Trevirorum (Trier, Trèves).

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