Definition of langue d'oc in English:

langue d'oc


  • [mass noun] The form of medieval French spoken south of the Loire, generally characterized by the use of oc to mean ‘yes’, and forming the basis of modern Provençal.

    Compare with Occitan


From Old French langue language (from Latin lingua tongue), d' (from de of), and oc (from Latin hoc) yes. Compare with langue d'oïl.


langue d'oc

/French lɑ̃ɡ dɔk//lɒ̃(ɡ) ˈdɒk/