langue d'oc


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langue d'oc

 (dôk′)
n.
Occitan, especially as spoken and written in medieval times.

[French, from Old French : langue, language; see language + de, of (from Latin ; see de-) + Old Provençal oc, yes; see Occitan.]

langue d'oc

(lɑ̃ɡ dɔk)
n
(Languages) the group of medieval French dialects spoken in S France: often regarded as including Provençal. Compare langue d'oïl
[literally: language of oc (the Provençal form for yes), ultimately from Latin hoc this]

Langue•doc

(lɑ̃gˈdɔk)

n.
a former province in S France. Cap.: Toulouse.
Langue•do•cian (læŋˈdoʊ ʃən, ˌlæŋ gwəˈdoʊ-) adj., n.

langue d'oc

(lɑ̃g ˈdɔk)
n.
the Romance speech of medieval S France; medieval Occitan.
[1700–10; < French: language of oc, i.e., speech in which oc (< Latin hōc this) is used for “yes”; compare Occitan]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Langue d'oc - medieval provincial dialects of French formerly spoken in the south of France
French - the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
Occitan, Provencal - the medieval dialects of Langue d'oc (southern France)
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In 1904 Frederic Mistral was awarded the Nobel Prize for his efforts to revitalize the langue d'oc through his epic poem Mireio.
Written in the ancient Romance language of Occitan or langue d'oc, the texts were undoubtedly sung, although.
Commentant de facon serree deux versions des Novas del papagay, Sarah Kay nous donne un exemple de la facon dont la philologie romane peut metamorphoser des savoirs traditionnels (etude des manuscrits, etude de la langue) en une pensee sur la citation et le fragment, sur un monolinguisme identitaire (ici la langue d'oc du desir), aliene (creolisation dans les manuscrits) et alienant (le perroquet se jouant de l'amant).
Most of the literary contextualization, as well as the editorial choice to divide the text into tableaux, draw directly on Nadine Henrard's Le theatre religieux medieval en langue d'oc (1998), rather than providing an original interpretation.