òc

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See also: oc, Oc, OC, óc, ốc, ос, and өс

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Latin hoc ‘that’ (compare Old French o, affirmative particle, French oui ‘yes’).[1] The semantic shift is calqued on Gaulish: compare Old Irish ‘yes’, Welsh do ‘indeed’, from Proto-Indo-European *tod ‘that’ (compare English that).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

òc

  1. yes

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Trésor de la langue française informatisé, s.vv. "oui", "oïl", [1]
  2. ^ Peter Schrijver, Studies in the History of Celtic Pronouns and Particles, Maynooth, 1997, 15.