|1.||[ adjective ] (antiquity) on or relating to or characteristic of the region or peoples beyond the Alps from Italy (or north of the Alps)|
"ancient transalpine Gaul was an area northwest of the Alps and included modern France and Belgium" "Cracow was a transalpine university"
|2.||[ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion,Christianity) a Roman Catholic who advocates ultramontanism (supreme papal authority in matters of faith and discipline)|
|3.||[ adjective ] of or relating to ultramonatism|
|4.||[ adjective ] (antiquity,Italian) on the Italian or Roman side of the Alps|
"ancient cisalpine Gaul included an area south and east of the Alps"