Provençal

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See also: provençal and Provencal

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French provenceal, provençal, from Latin prōvinciālis.

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  • IPA(key): /ˌpɹɒvɑːnˈsɑːl/
  • Hyphenation: Pro‧ven‧çal

Adjective[edit]

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Provençal (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to Provence.

Proper noun[edit]

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Provençal

  1. A language or dialect spoken in Provence.
  2. Specifically, the modern Romance Occitan language of Provence; Occitan.
    • 1978, Lawrence Durrell, Livia, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 343:
      It was the first time I had heard Provençal spoken – there seemed to be moss packed between every syllable.

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Provençal m (plural Provençaux, feminine Provençale)

  1. a person from Provence