Helvetii

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Hel·ve·ti·i

 (hĕl-vē′shē-ī′)
pl.n.
A Celtic people inhabiting western Switzerland during the time of Julius Caesar.

[Latin Helvētiī.]

Helvetii

(hɛlˈviːʃɪˌaɪ)
pl n
1. (Peoples) a Celtic tribe from SW Germany who settled in Helvetia from about 200 bc
2. (Historical Terms) a Celtic tribe from SW Germany who settled in Helvetia from about 200 bc

Hel•ve•ti•i

(hɛlˈvi ʃiˌaɪ)

n.pl.
a Celtic people who inhabited most of what is now Switzerland at the time of Julius Caesar.
[1890–95; < Latin]