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Definition of: langue d'oil

(ländotg dô·ēl)
The form of Old French spoken north of the Loire during the Middle Ages, from which modern French developed: so called from the use of the word oui or oïl for “yes”. [<OF, lit., language of oïl <L hoc illi this for that <hoc this + ille that]

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