français

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See also: francais, Francais, and Français

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Etymology[edit]

Altered from Middle French françois, from Old French françois, franceis, from France +‎ -ois, corresponding to Medieval Latin francēnsis, from Late Latin Francus (“a Frank”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fʁɑ̃.sɛ/
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  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /fʁãsɛ/
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  • (Louisiana) IPA(key): [fɾɔ̃se]
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Adjective[edit]

français (feminine singular française, masculine plural français, feminine plural françaises)

  1. French
    Il est l'un des entrepreneurs français les plus connus. - “He's one of the most well-known French entrepreneurs”.
  2. (Louisiana) Franco-American or Francophone.

Noun[edit]

français m (uncountable)

  1. French (language)
    Synonyms: langue de Molière, langue de Voltaire
    Il parle très bien français.He speaks French very well.
    Elle a fait beaucoup d'efforts pour améliorer son français.
    She made a lot of effort to improve her French.

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