[frahng-gley; French frahn-gle]
- French spoken or written with a large admixture of English words, especially those of American origin.
Origin of Franglais
1960–65; blend of French français French and anglais English
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- informal French containing a high proportion of words of English origin
C20: from French français French + anglais English
Word Origin and History for franglais
"French marred by many English words," 1959, from French, from français "French" + anglais "English."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper