gallo romance


the vernacular language, a development from Latin, spoken in France from about a.d. 600 to 900. Abbreviation: Gallo-Rom. Unabridged
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Gallo-Romance or Gallo-Roman
1.  the vernacular language or group of dialects, of which few records survive, spoken in France between about 600 ad and 900 ad; the intermediate stage between Vulgar Latin and Old French
2.  denoting or relating to this language or the period during which it was spoken
Gallo-Roman or Gallo-Roman

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