Definition of Francophonie in English:

Francophonie

noun

usually the Francophonie" or "la Francophonie
  • 1A loosely united group of nations in which French is a first, official, or culturally significant language.

    ‘Canada continues to play an active role within the Francophonie’
    ‘the new secretary general of la Francophonie’
    1. 1.1Canadian The French-speaking community.
      ‘the city is really the centre of the Francophonie in Canada’

Origin

French, from francophone ‘French-speaking’ (see francophone).

Pronunciation

Francophonie

/fraŋkɒfəˈniː/