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Related to Vulgar Latin: Romantic Languages
The common speech of the ancient Romans, which is distinguished from standard literary Latin and is the ancestor of the Romance languages.
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1. (Languages) any of the dialects of Latin spoken in the Roman Empire other than classical Latin. The Romance languages developed from them
2. (Historical Terms) any of the dialects of Latin spoken in the Roman Empire other than classical Latin. The Romance languages developed from them
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popular Latin, as distinguished from literary or standard Latin, esp. those spoken forms of Latin from which the Romance languages developed. Abbr.: VL
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n → Vulgärlatein nt
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