Hel*ve"tic (?), a. [L. Helveticus, fr. Helvetii the Helvetii.]

Of or pertaining to the Helvetii, the ancient inhabitant of the Alps, now Switzerland, or to the modern states and inhabitant of the Alpine regions; as, the Helvetic confederacy; Helvetic states.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.