Switzerland: Polity Style: 1798-2016

12 Apr 1798 - 8 Mar 1803 Eine und Unteilbare Helvetische Republik = République Helvétique une et indivisible
10 Mar 1803 - Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft = Confédération suisse = Confederazione Svizzera = (from 29 Apr 1938) Confederaziun svizra [1][2]

[1] Latin (in limited official use without Constitutional status): Confoederatio Helvetica
[2] Romansh (Rumantsch): Confederaziun svizra; Romansh becomes one of the four national languages (Nationalsprachen) upon the enactment of Constitutional amendment effective 29 Apr 1938 (based on the results of popular referendum 20 Feb 1938).
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