Occitan
noun Etymology: French, from Medieval Latin occitanus, from Old Occitan oc yes (contrasted with Old French oïl yes) + Medieval Latin -itanus (perhaps as in aquitanus of Aquitaine) Date: 1958 a Romance language spoken in southern France • Occitan adjective

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  • occitan — occitan, ane [ ɔksitɑ̃, an ] n. m. et adj. • 1921; occitain 1886; lat. médiév. (lingua) occitana, latinisation de (langue) d oc 1 ♦ Langue romane du groupe gallo roman parlée dans la partie sud de la France (de l estuaire de la Gironde au nord de …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • occitan — OCCITÁN, Ă adj., s. m. f. (locuitor) din Occitania (sudul Franţei). ♢ (s. n.) ansamblu de dialecte vorbite de occitani. ♢ (s. f.) vechea limbă provesală sau limba trubadurilor. (< fr. occitan) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Occitan — (n.) Old or modern Provençal; langue d Oc, 1940, also the northern variant of modern Provençal; from Fr. oc (see LANGUEDOC (Cf. Languedoc)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Occitan — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Langue d oc. Occitan Occitan, Lenga d òc Parlée en  France …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Occitan — Okzitanisch (occitan / lenga d òc) Gesprochen in Südfrankreich, Randgebiete Spaniens und Italiens Linguistische Klassifikation Indogermanische Sprachen Italische Sprachen Romanische Sprachen Galloromanische Sprachen Okzitanisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Occitan — [ ɒksɪt(ə)n] noun the medieval or modern language of Languedoc (southern France), including literary Provençal of the 12th–14th centuries. adjective relating to Occitan. Derivatives Occitanian noun & adjective Origin from Fr …   English new terms dictionary

  • Occitan — /ok si tan /, n. Provençal (def. 3). * * * …   Universalium

  • Occitan — noun /ˈɑksəˌtæn/ A Romance language spoken in Occitania, a region of Europe that includes Southern France, Auvergne, Limousin, and some parts of Catalonia and Italy …   Wiktionary

  • Occitan — See Langue d oc …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Occitan — n. Provencal, Romance language formerly spoken in southern France …   English contemporary dictionary

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