Old French


Definition of Old French

: the French language from the 9th to the 16th century especially : French from the 9th to the 13th century — see Indo-European Languages Table

First Known Use of Old French

1673, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Old French was in 1673

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Old Frankish

Old French

old friend

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“Old French.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Old%20French. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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: the French language from the ninth to the thirteenth century


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