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Helvetian

[ hel-vee-shuhn ]
/ hɛlˈvi ʃən /
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adjective

of or relating to Helvetia or the Helvetii.

noun

one of the Helvetii.
a Swiss.

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Origin of Helvetian

First recorded in 1550–60; Helveti(a) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Helvetian

Helvetian
/ (hɛlˈviːʃən) /

adjective

of or relating to the Helvetii
another word for Swiss

noun

a native or citizen of Switzerland
a member of the Helvetii
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