French that contains a significant quantity of English words and phrases: a mildly contemptuous term
Origin of FranglaisFr, coined (1964) by René Êtiemble, French writer ; from Fran(çais), French + (An)glais, English
French characterized by numerous borrowings from English.
Origin of FranglaisBlend of French français, French (from Old French franceis, from France, France) and anglais, English (from Old French englois, from Old English Angel, from Latin Anglī, the Angles; see Angle).
- Alternative capitalization of Franglais.
From French franglais, blend of français (“French”) and anglais (“English”).