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Dictionary of Louisiana French : as spoken in Cajun, Creole, and American Indian communities

Author: Albert Valdman; Kevin J Rottet
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Dictionary of Louisiana French (DLF) provides the richest inventory of French vocabulary in Louisiana and reflects precisely the speech of the period from 1930 to the present. This dictionary describes the current usage of French-speaking peoples in the five broad regions of South Louisiana: the coastal marshes, the banks of the Mississippi River, the central area, the north, and the western prairie. Data were  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Dictionnaires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Valdman; Kevin J Rottet
ISBN: 9781604734034 1604734035
OCLC Number: 318716139
Description: xl, 892 pages ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface --
User's guide diagram --
User's guide --
References list --
Source codes list --
Parish codes list --
List of abbreviations used in the dictionary --
Pronunciation guide --
Louisiana French-English dictionary --
English-Louisiana French index.
Responsibility: senior editor, Albert Valdman ; associate editor, Kevin J. Rottet ; assistant editors, Barry Jean Ancelet [and others].

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Provides the richest inventory of French vocabulary in Louisiana and reflects precisely the speech of the period from 1930 to the present. This dictionary describes the current usage of  Read more...

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