Rhaetia
or Raetia geographical name ancient Roman province central Europe S of the Danube including most of modern Tirol & Vorarlberg regions of Austria & Graubünden canton of E Switzerland • Rhaetian adjective or noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rhaetia —     Rhætia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Rhætia     (RHÆTORUM).     Prefecture Apostolic in Switzerland; includes in general the district occupied by the Catholics belonging to the Rhæto Romanic race in the canton of the Grisons (Graubünden). The …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Rhaetia — /ree shee euh, sheuh/, n. an ancient Roman province in central Europe, comprising what is now E Switzerland and a part of the Tyrol: later extended to the Danube. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rhaetia — Rhae•ti•a [[t]ˈri ʃi ə, ʃə[/t]] n. anh geg an ancient Roman province in central Europe, including what is now E Switzerland and a part of the Tyrol …   From formal English to slang

  • Rhaetia — /ˈriʃiə/ (say reesheeuh) noun an ancient Roman province in central Europe, comprising what is now eastern Switzerland and a part of the Tyrol; later extended to the Danube …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rhaetia — /ree shee euh, sheuh/, n. an ancient Roman province in central Europe, comprising what is now E Switzerland and a part of the Tyrol: later extended to the Danube …   Useful english dictionary

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