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MEDIEVAL FRENCH ( Français Moyen )

The language spoken by the Crusaders (12-13th centuries), now extinct.
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Lord's Prayer

Source: "ORATIO DOMINICA in CCL (250) linguas versa et CLXXX (180) characterum formis vel nostratibus vel peregrinis expressa, curante Petro Marietti, equite typographo pontificio, socio administro typographei S. Consilii De Propaganda Fide" Romae, anno M.DCCC.LXX (1870).

A calligraphic version

Lord's Prayer

Contributed by Z.W. Wolkowski E-mail zww@ccr.jussieu.fr

Another version

Lord's Prayer

"The LORD'S PRAYER in Five Hundred Languages comprising the leading languages and their principal dialects throughout the world with the places where spoken - with a preface by Reinhold Rost, C.I.E, LL.D., PH.D.", Gilbert & Rivington Limited, London, 1905.

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