Results for: Francophone

What is a Francophone?

A francophone is someone who speaks French, especially as his or her main language. Francophone means 'French-speaking'.    A person who speaks French, especially a  nat (MORE)
In Calgary

Is Calgary francophone?

  No. The majority of people speak English. Street signs and billboards are in English but just like everywhere else in Canada things like cereal boxes will have both lang (MORE)
In Belgium

Why is Belgium a francophone?

  It isn't. Belgium is bilinguistic: around 60% of the people speak Dutch (together with the people from Holland, but with a very different accent), around 40% of the Belg (MORE)
In Europe

What are the francophone in Europe?

"Francophone" means French-speaking. Apart from France and Monaco having French as the official language; Belgium, Switzerland and Luxembourg all have francophone population (MORE)