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Many Old French words can be found by simply looking them up in any modern French dictionary. This glossary lists those words that are no longer a part of the modern French language. New words will be added to this glossary as soon as they become available.
OLD FRENCH DICTIONARY
A B C D E F G H I J L
M N O P Q R S T U V Y
Qu'a - (O.F. p.) that also, that which, which also, etc..
Quand - (O.F. p.) when, although, until, etc..
Quarante - (O.F. n.) forty
Quatorze - (O.F. a.) fourteen
Quatre - (F. p.) four
Que - (O.F. p.) that, which, than, etc..
Quelz - (O.F. p.) whomever
Quelque - (F. p.) a few, some, somewhat
Querrels - (O.F. n. plur.) quarrels
Qu'estoit - (O.F. v.) fated or destined to be
Qui - (O.F. p.) that, which, etc..
Quiert - (O.F. p.) seek, request, ask, inquire, etc.
Quis - (O.F. p.) this one
Quinz - (O.F. a.) fifteen
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The Old French language included many words from Latin and Greek word roots and also regional dialects such as Provencal and and Catalan. You can also check under the classical "class." and figurative "fig." listings in larger modern French dictionaries. Old French can also differ from modern French, since words like "fleuve," which now means "river," also meant "route" or "course," in Old France because rivers were often used as the safest "route" or "course" when travelling between major cities, since roads were poorly maintained, and robbers often waited along these routes. Please keep in mind that many figures of speech such as the "oil and the wine," which does not seem to make much sense today, in those days meant the "good things."
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