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Ladin

[luh-deen] /ləˈdin/
noun
1.
a Rhaeto-Romanic dialect of the southern Tyrol.
2.
a dialect of Romansh spoken in the Inn River valley of Grisons canton, Switzerland.
3.
a person who speaks Ladin.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < Romansh < Latin Latīnus Latin
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Ladin

/læˈdiːn/
noun
1.
a Rhaetian dialect spoken in parts of South Tyrol Compare Friulian, Romansch
Word Origin
C19: from Italian ladino, from Latin latīnus Latin
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Word Origin and History for Ladin
n.

Rhaeto-Romanic dialect spoken in Switzerland and Tyrol, 1873, from Latin Latinus "Latin."

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