Langue-d-oc definition

dôk
Occitan, especially as spoken and written in medieval times.
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A group of French dialects spoken in medieval S France and surviving in Provençal.
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Origin of langue-d-oc

  • Fr, lit., language of oc (< Prov, yes < L hoc, this thing): from characteristic use of oc for affirmation (in contrast to langue d'oïl)

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • French from Old French langue language language de of (from Latin de–) Old Provençal oc yes Occitan

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition