from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Langue d'oc.
- n. The modern Provençal language.
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- proper n. A Romance language spoken in Occitania, a region of Europe that includes Southern France, Auvergne, Limousin, and some parts of Catalonia and Italy.
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- n. the medieval dialects of Langue d'oc (southern France)
Medieval Latin Occitānus : Old Provençal oc, yes (from Latin hoc, neuter sing. of hic, this) + -itānus, adjective suff. (perhaps from (Aqu)itānus, of Aquitaine, Occitan-speaking region of France).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)