Francien

noun
Fran·​cien | \ fräⁿsyaⁿ \
plural -s

Definition of Francien

: the dialect of French used in the middle ages in Île-de-France that furnishes the basis for the literary and official form of the modern French language

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History and Etymology for Francien

French, from Île-de-France + -ien -ian

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“Francien.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Francien. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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