Guttural R - Breton

Breton

The Breton language, spoken in Brittany (France), is a Celtic language rather than a Romance language, but is heavily influenced by French. It retains an alveolar trill in some dialects.

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Louis Le Breton
... Louis Le Breton (1818 Douarnenez – 1866) was a French painter who specialised in marine paintings ... Le Breton studied medicine and took part in Dumont d'Urville's second voyage aboard the Astrolabe ... After the official illustrator of the expedition died, Le Breton replaced him ...
Conomor
... was notorious for his cruelty, becoming a legendary villain in Breton culture ... As with other early Breton rulers most written information about him comes from the lives of Breton saints ...
Breton, Alberta - Demographics
... The Village of Breton's 2012 municipal census counted a population of 581, a 0.3% increase over its 2007 municipal census population of 579 ... In the 2011 Census, the Village of Breton had a population of 496 living in 208 of its 218 total dwellings, a -9.8% change from its 2006 population of 550 ... In 2006, Breton had a population of 550 living in 243 dwellings, a 4.0% decrease from 2001 ...
Maurice Breton
... Maurice Breton (born August 15, 1909 in Joliette, Quebec, Canada-died June 3, 2001) was a Canadian politician and lawyer ... Persondata Name Breton, Maurice Alternative names Short description Canadian politician Date of birth August 15, 1909 Place of birth Joliette, Quebec, Canada Date of death June 3, 2001 Place of death ...
Charles De Gaulle (poet) - Life
... He learned Breton, Welsh and Gaelic, but never visited a Celtic-speaking country, being confined to his apartment in Paris ... he became secretary of Breuriez Breiz, a society of Breton poets in Paris ... started to publish articles on Celtic culture, especially Brittany, and poetry in the Breton language ...

Famous quotes containing the word breton:

    It is impossible for me to envisage a picture as being other than a window, and ... my first concern is then to know what it looks out on.
    —André Breton (1896–1966)

    Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recognize, learning a mere fraction of what I have forgotten.
    —André Breton (1896–1966)

    There is nothing with which it is so dangerous to take liberties as liberty itself.
    —André Breton (1896–1966)