1

Franco-Provençal

adjective \ ¦fraŋ(ˌ)kō+ \

Definition of Franco-Provençal

:of, relating to, or constituting Franco-Provençal

There's more!

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!
Already a subscriber? Log in.

Origin and Etymology of franco-provençal

Franco- + Provençal; translation of Italian franco-provenzale


2

Franco-Provençal

noun \ " \

Definition of Franco-Provençal

:a group of southeastern French dialects spoken in western Switzerland and the adjacent parts of France bordering on the Provençal dialect area

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Franco-Provençal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to praise usually to excess

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!