One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Of or relating to the ancient Roman province of Rhaetia or the region of the Alps corresponding to this; = "Rhaetian".
2Of the ancient Rhaetic language; = "Rhaetian".
1Geology= "Rhaetian". Also (chiefly in plural): rocks or strata of the Rhaetian stage (now rare).
2Frequently in form Raetic. The ancient language spoken in the Roman province of Rhaetia; = "Rhaetian".
Early 17th century. From French rhétique and its etymon classical Latin Rhaeticus (also Raeticus) from Rhaetia + -icus.
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