Rhaeto-Romanic

[ree-toh-roh-man-ik]

noun

a Romance language consisting of Friulian, Tyrolese, Ladin, and the Romansh dialects.

adjective

of or relating to Rhaeto-Romanic.

Also Rhae·to-Ro·mance, Rhaetian.

Origin of Rhaeto-Romanic

1865–70; Rhaeto- (representing Latin Rhaetus Rhaetian) + Romanic (modeled on German Rätoromanisch)
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