from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. French characterized by numerous borrowings from English.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. French terms or expressions recently borrowed from the English language.
  • proper n. The poor French spoken by anglophones.


Blend of French français, French (from Old French franceis, from France, France) and anglais, English (from Old French englois, from Old English Angel, from Latin Anglī, the Angles; see Angle).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French franglais, blend of français ("French") and anglais ("English"). (Wiktionary)



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