variants or Limosi
plural -s
: the langue d'oc in the Iberian peninsula
: the written literary speech in the Catalan region before it was felt to be different from Provençal

Word History


Catalan llemosí, probably from (assumed) Vulgar Latin lemovicensis of the Lemovices, from Latin Lemovices, a Gallic people inhabiting what is now the region of Limousin in west central France

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“Lemosi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lemosi. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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