Ladin

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noun La·din \lə-ˈdēn\

Definition of Ladin

  1. 1a :  a Rhaeto-Romance dialect of Alto Adige in northern Italyb :  the Rhaeto-Romance dialects of the Engadine Valley in Switzerland

  2. 2 :  one speaking Ladin as a mother tongue

Origin and Etymology of ladin

Rhaeto-Romance, from Latin Latinum Latin


First Known Use: 1837


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