Middle French

Middle French
noun Date: 1889 the French in use from the 14th to 16th centuries — see Indo-European languages table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Middle French — /mɪdl ˈfrɛntʃ/ (say midl french) noun the French language of the period approximately 1400–1600 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Middle French — the French language of the 14th, 15th, and 16th centuries. Abbr.: MF [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

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