RUNICATAE (Ῥουνικᾶται), an Alpine tribe in the north-east of Vindelicia between the Oenus and Danubius. (Ptol. 2.13.1.)
In the inscription of the Alpine trophy quoted by Pliny (3.24) they are called Rucinates. [L.S]
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