French is the adjective form of France and usually refers to:
- Something of or related to the nation of France
- French cuisine
- French language, a Romance language originating in what is now northern France
- French people, inhabitants of France or people having family origins in France
- French catheter scale, a gauge system commonly used to measure the size of a catheter
- French (surname)
- French Open, one of the four major tennis tournaments
- French defence, a chess opening (1 e4 e6)
- French River, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
- French River, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada
- French River (Ontario), Canada
- French River (Massachusetts), Massachusetts
- French's, an American manufacturer of mustard condiment
Other articles related to "france, french":
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... and Norman Prince, who was later killed, an American expatriate already flying for France, led the efforts to persuade the French government of the value of a volunteer American ... Authorized by the French Air Department on 21 March 1916, the Escadrille Américaine (Escadrille N.124) was deployed on April 20 in Luxeuil-les-Bains, France ... pilots were in Lafayette Escadrille other American pilots fought for France as part of the Lafayette Flying Corps ...
... In France, there are seven appellations for sparkling wine which include the designation Crémant in their name Crémant d'Alsace Crémant de Bordeaux Crémant de Bourgogne Crémant de Die Crémant ... The Loire Valley is France's largest producer of sparkling wines outside of the Champagne region ... is produced in the forty one villages around the village of Limoux in the south of France ...
... In the twenties France was the only country in the world with a large armour force ... French doctrine viewed combined arms as a process by which all other weapons systems assisted the infantry in its forward progress ... This at least had the advantage that armour was not restricted purely to tanks the French army would be among the most mechanised ...
... Allied victory in the Arctic Battle at the Afsluitdijk 12–14 May Battle of France 9–22 June – Germany takes on France, British Expeditionary Force and French Army ... May – Soviet counterattack thwarted Battle of Bir Hakeim 26 May – 11 June – Free French Forces successfully delay Rommel's advance towards Egypt Battle of Gazala 26 May – 21 June ... attack on the German occupied port of Dieppe in France ...
Famous quotes containing the words france and/or french:
“Intellectuals can tell themselves anything, sell themselves any bill of goods, which is why they were so often patsies for the ruling classes in nineteenth-century France and England, or twentieth-century Russia and America.”
—Lillian Hellman (19071984)
“The Persians are called the French of the East; we will call the Arabs Oriental Italians. A gifted noble people; a people of wild strong feelings, and of iron restraint over these: the characteristic of noblemindedness, of genius.”
—Thomas Carlyle (17951881)