Rhaeto-Romanic
noun see Rhaeto-Romance

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  • Rhaeto-Romanic — /ree toh roh man ik/, n. 1. a Romance language consisting of Friulian, Tyrolese, Ladin, and the Romansh dialects. adj. 2. of or pertaining to Rhaeto Romanic. Also, Rhaeto Romance, Rhaetian. [1865 70; Rhaeto (repr. L Rhaetus Rhaetian) + ROMANIC… …   Universalium

  • Rhaeto-Romanic — noun Romance dialects spoken in parts of southeastern Switzerland and northern Italy and the Tyrol • Syn: ↑Rhaeto Romance • Hypernyms: ↑Romance, ↑Romance language, ↑Latinian language • Hyponyms: ↑Friulian, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhaeto-Romanic — /ˌritoʊ rəˈmænɪk/ (say .reetoh ruh manik) noun 1. a group of closely related Romance languages, spoken in certain valleys of the Swiss Alps. –adjective Also, Rhaetian. 2. denoting or relating to these languages …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rhaeto-Romance — [rē΄tō rō′man′ik, rē΄tōrōman′ikrē΄tō rō′mans, rē΄tōrō mans′] n. the group of closely related Romance dialects, including Romansch and Ladin, spoken in SE Switzerland, the Tirol, and N Italy adj. of Rhaeto Romance: Also Rhaeto Romanic [rē΄tō… …   Universalium

  • Rhaeto-Romance — [rē΄tō rō′man′ik, rē΄tōrōman′ikrē΄tō rō′mans, rē΄tōrō mans′] n. the group of closely related Romance dialects, including Romansch and Ladin, spoken in SE Switzerland, the Tirol, and N Italy adj. of Rhaeto Romance: Also Rhaeto Romanic [rē΄tō… …   English World dictionary

  • Rhaeto-Romance — adj. & n. (also Rhaeto Romanic) adj. of or in any of the Romance dialects of SE Switzerland and Tyrol, esp. Romansh and Ladin. n. any of these dialects. Etymology: L Rhaetus of Rhaetia in the Alps + ROMANIC * * * noun Romance dialects spoken in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhaeto-Romance — [ˌri:tə(ʊ)rəʊ mans] (also Rhaeto Romanic manɪk) adjective relating to or denoting the Romance dialects spoken in parts of SE Switzerland, NE Italy, and Tyrol. noun the Rhaeto Romance dialects. Origin from L. Rhaetus of Rhaetia (a Roman province… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Rhaeto-Romance — also Rhaeto Romanic noun Etymology: Latin Rhaetus of Rhaetia, ancient Roman province Date: 1867 a group of Romance languages spoken in eastern Switzerland and northeastern Italy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rhaeto-romansh — noun see rhaeto romanic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ретороманские языки — (Rhaeto Romance, Rhaeto Romanic)Rhaeto RomanceRhaeto Romanic, подгруппа романских языков, на которых говорит часть нас. юго вост. Швейцарии и зап. Австрии, в т.ч. романши и ладины …   Страны мира. Словарь

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