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French Language

French Language

French is a Romance language, belonging to the Indo-European family. It descended from the spoken Latin language of the Roman Empire, as did languages such as Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Romanian, Catalan and others. French has evolved from Gallo-Romance, the spoken Latin in Gaul, and more specifically in Northern Gaul. Its closest relatives are the other langues d'oïl—languages historically spoken in northern France and in southern Belgium, which French has largely supplanted. French was also influenced by native Celtic languages of Northern Roman Gaul like Gallia Belgica and by the Frankish language of the post-Roman Frankish invaders. Today, owing to France's past overseas ex ... more on Wikipedia

lists about French Language

The Best French Language Poets of All Time 873 votes Who is the best French poet? This list includes the greats of French poetrly, with poets such as Victor Hugo, Jean de la F...
The Greatest French Rappers of All Time 8.1k votes French hip hop first came into existence in that late ‘70s, around the same time as the genre was gaining steam in the Unite...
The Best French Movies On Netflix Instant 496 votes Ooh la la, it’s time to look at the best French language movies on Netflix. When it comes to cinema, the French have a wor...

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