Albiorix is a Celtic god worshipped in Gaul. He was likely considered a tribal protector deity with wide-ranging influence.
He was sometimes identified by the Romans with their god Mars by way of the interpretatio romana.
Albiorix received votive and dedicatory offerings from his worshippers; otherwise little is known of the specifics of his cult.
Albiorix’ name is believed to derive from the Proto-Celtic *albjo or “world” and *rig or “king,” resulting in a meaning of “king of the world.”
Tribal and other associations
Albiorix was a patron deity of the Albici tribe, located in southern Gaul, centered near the Durance river in south-eastern France..
Albiorix was worshipped in Gaul, mainly in the territory of the Albici tribe in what is now south-eastern France.
Montsalier, France; Vaison, France; Oulx, Italy