Rhaeto-Romance love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A group of three Romance dialects, including Romansh, spoken in southern Switzerland, northern Italy, and the Tyrol.

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  • proper n. a Romance language sub-family that includes multiple languages spoken in north and north-eastern Italy, and Switzerland.

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  • n. Romance dialects spoken in parts of southeastern Switzerland and northern Italy and the Tyrol

Etymologies

Latin Rhaetus, of Rhaetia, a Roman province + Romance.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • The so-called daughter tongues of Latin eventually emerged as distinct tongues in their own rights: Portuguese, Spanish, Catalan, Proven├žal, French, Italian, Rhaeto-Romance, and Romanian, among others.

    The English Is Coming!

  • This was followed by a prayer in Ladin, the Rhaeto-Romance dialect of the Engadine in Switzerland, the Our Father and the Benediction.

    Archive 2008-08-17

  • Required for checklist abc = Rhaeto-Romance cat_check = status = 3 underlinked = cleanup =

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • France), the Rhaeto-Romance (spoken in the Canton of the Grisons in

    New Latin Grammar

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