Old French articles on Wikipedia
Old French
Old French (franceis, francois, romanz; Modern French ancien francais) was the Gallo-Romance dialect continuum spoken from the 9th century to the 14th
Apr 20th 2017



Old Norman
Old Norman, also called Old Northern French or Old Norman French, was one of many langues d'oil dialects. It was spoken throughout the region of what is
Sep 10th 2016



French franc
The value of the old French franc, in 2007 euros. Years shaded in gold indicate fixing to the gold standard.
Mar 17th 2017



Old Quebec
Quebec Old Quebec (French: Vieux-Quebec) is a historic neighbourhood of Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Comprising the Upper Town (French: Haute-Ville) and Lower
Apr 11th 2017



Old Occitan
as in Old French, with the oblique derived from the Latin accusative case. The declensional categories were also similar to those of Old French; for example
Feb 10th 2017



French orthography
principles. The spelling of words is largely based on the pronunciation of Old French c. 1100–1200 CE and has stayed more or less the same since then, despite
Mar 19th 2017



The Old Regime and the Revolution
L'Ancien Regime et la Revolution (1856) is a work by the French historian Alexis de Tocqueville translated in English as either The Old Regime and the
Mar 27th 2017



History of French
lexicon/morphology/syntax: the name of the language itself, francais, comes from Old French franceis/francesc (compare ML. franciscus) from the Germanic frankisc
Apr 25th 2017



Old Dutch
For the potato chip company, see Old Dutch Foods. For the restaurant in Rotterdam, see Old Dutch (restaurant). In linguistics, Old Dutch or Old Low Franconian
Apr 16th 2017



French Navy
This article is about the naval forces of the French-RepublicFrench Republic. For the Camera Obscura song, see My Maudlin Career. French-Navy">The French Navy (French: Marine nationale
Apr 9th 2017



French Revolution
Preceded by Ancien Regime (Old Regime) French Revolution 1789–1792 Succeeded by French First Republic
Apr 23rd 2017



Old Guard
For other uses, see Old Guard (disambiguation). The Old Guard (French Vieille Garde) were the elite veteran elements of the Emperor Napoleon's Imperial
Nov 11th 2016



Old French Sign Language
Old French Sign Language is the language of the deaf community in 18th-century Paris at the time of the establishment of the first deaf schools. The earliest
Dec 26th 2016



French language
with some English words such as "debt"): French Old French doit > French doigt "finger" (Latin digitus) French Old French pie > French pied "foot" [Latin pes (stem:
Apr 24th 2017



Old Master
"Old Masters" redirects here. For other uses, see Old Masters (disambiguation). In art history, "Old Master" (or "old master") refers to any painter
Feb 23rd 2017



Old Mines, Missouri
Old Mines (French: La Vieille Mine) is the name of an unincorporated community and surrounding area in southeast Missouri that were settled by French
Feb 28th 2017



Old Norse
For other uses, see Norse. Old Norse was a North Germanic language that was spoken by inhabitants of Scandinavia and inhabitants of their overseas settlements
Apr 19th 2017



French Union
political entity created by the French-Fourth-RepublicFrench Fourth Republic to replace the old French colonial system, colloquially known as the "French Empire" (Empire Francais)
Mar 7th 2017



Old English
runic system. Nonetheless, the largest transfer of Latin-based (mainly Old French) words into English occurred after the Norman Conquest of 1066, and thus
Apr 24th 2017



Middle French
competing Oil languages, which are sometimes subsumed within the concept of French Old French (ancien francais) the French language was imposed as the official language
Oct 26th 2016



Shanghai French Concession
removed in the 1990s, only to be later replaced after public outcry. The old French Club building and its gardens, which used to be a sports field in the
Apr 18th 2017



Old Catholic Mission in France
The Old Catholic Mission in France represents those Christians in France tied to the Utrecht Union of the Old Catholic Churches through the Christian Catholic
Oct 18th 2016



French Open
"French Championships" redirects here. For other uses, see French Championship (disambiguation). This article is about the tennis tournament. For the golf
Apr 9th 2017



Old vine
Old vine (French: vieilles vignes, German: alte Reben), a common description on wine labels, indicates that a wine is the product of grape vines that are
Sep 25th 2016



French Polynesia
French-PolynesiaFrench Polynesia (i/ˈfrɛntʃ pɒlᵻˈniːʒə/; French: PolynesiePolynesie francaise [pɔlinezi fʁɑ̃sɛz]; Tahitian: Pōrīnetia Farāni) is an overseas collectivity of the
Apr 23rd 2017



Old Port of Marseille
Not to be confused with Marseille-Port Fos Port. Port The Old Port of Marseille (French : Vieux-Port) is located at the end of the Canebiere. It has been the natural
Feb 10th 2017



French colonial empire
state and refused to pay the internal and external debts of the old government. France was the largest owner of the debt, owed 135 million gold francs
Apr 24th 2017



Communes of France
For the short-lived government, see Paris Commune. The commune (French pronunciation: ​[kɔmyn]) is a level of administrative division in the French Republic
Apr 12th 2017



List of English words of French origin
England had a lasting impact on British society. Words from Anglo-Norman or Old French include terms related to: Chivalry (homage, liege, peasant, government
Apr 19th 2017



French Guiana
Not to be confused with the former West African colony of French Guinea. "GUF" redirects here. For the union groups that also use "GUF", see global union
Apr 21st 2017



French people
"FrenchmanFrenchman" redirects here. For articles named after the term, see FrenchmanFrenchman (disambiguation). French The French (French: Francais) are an ethnic group and nation
Apr 24th 2017



Old Montreal
Montreal Old Montreal (French: Vieux-Montreal) is the oldest area in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, with a few remains dating back to New France. Located
Mar 13th 2017



French and Indian War
This article is about the conflict from 1754 to 1763. For the series of conflicts between 1688 and 1763, see French and Indian Wars. The French
Apr 17th 2017



French nobility
French The French nobility (French: la noblesse) was a privileged social class in France during the Middle Ages and the Early Modern period to the revolution
Apr 15th 2017



Old Testament
This article is about the Christian Bible. For the related Jewish text, see Tanakh. The Old Testament (abbreviated OT) is the first part of Christian Bibles
Apr 22nd 2017



Old Port of Montreal
Not to be confused with Port of Montreal. The Old Port of Montreal (French: Vieux-Port de Montreal) is the historic port of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Located
Jan 23rd 2017



French Sign Language family
family descends from Old French Sign Language, which developed among the deaf community in Paris. The earliest mention of Old French Sign Language is by
Mar 20th 2017



Emperor of the French
Emperor of the French (French: Empereur des Francais) was the title used by the House of Bonaparte starting when Napoleon Bonaparte was given the title
Oct 22nd 2016



Departments of France
In the administrative divisions of France, the department (French: departement, pronounced: [depaʁt(ə)mɑ̃]) is one of the three levels of government below
Apr 14th 2017



Old Catholic Church
Not to be confused with History of the Catholic Church. For other uses, see Old Catholic Church (disambiguation). The term Old Catholic Church was originally
Apr 16th 2017



Old Swiss Confederacy
The Old Swiss Confederacy (Modern German: Eidgenossenschaft Alte Eidgenossenschaft; historically Eidgenossenschaft, after the Reformation Republique des Suisses, Republica
Apr 17th 2017



French kiss
This article is about the type of kiss. For other uses, see French kiss (disambiguation). In English informal speech, a French kiss, also known as
Apr 22nd 2017



French poetry
"trobar" (to find, to invent). Lyric poets in Old French are called "trouveres", using the Old French version of the word (for more information on the
Oct 27th 2016



Old Spanish language
Portuguese and French), from Latin CT. (The use of ⟨ch⟩ for /tʃ/ originated in Old French and spread to Spanish, Portuguese and English, despite the different origins
Mar 17th 2017



Quebec French
point de te le dire.) "I was going to/about to tell you about it." (old European French but still used in e.g. Haiti) Avoir su, j'aurais... (Si j'avais su
Apr 24th 2017



Louisiana French
referred to as French, Canadian French, Acadian French, Broken French, Old French, Creole French, Cajun French, and so on. Still other Louisiana Francophones
Feb 17th 2017



French cuisine
For the 2015 film, see French-CuisineFrench Cuisine (film). French cuisine consists of the cooking traditions and practices from France. In the 14th century
Apr 21st 2017



Old Zürich War
Zurich-War">The Old Zurich War (Alter Zürichkrieg), 1440–46, was a conflict between the canton of Zurich and the other seven cantons of the Old Swiss Confederacy over
Dec 6th 2016



Historiography of the French Revolution
The historiography of the French Revolution stretches back over two hundred years, as commentators and historians have sought to answer questions regarding
Apr 20th 2017



French Quarter
(1788) and another great fire in 1794 destroyed most of the Quarter's old French colonial architecture, leaving the colony's new Spanish overlords to rebuild
Apr 6th 2017





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