Louisiana and the language of French, Cajun, and Creole

Dictionary of Louisiana French
Senior editor Albert Valdman
associate editor Kevin J. Rottet
with assistant editors Richard Guidry
and Thomas A. Klingler
and Amanda LaFleur
and Tamara Lindner
and Michael D. Picone
and Dominique Ryon
with assistant editors Barry Jean Ancelet
http://www.upress.state.ms.us/books/1227

Louisiana Creole is not to be confused with two other varieties: Cajun French and Colonial French. Louisiana Creole is its own language and is spoken by as many as 30,000 people in Louisiana.

Dictionary of Louisiana Creole
by Albert Valdman, Margaret M. Marshall, Thomas A. Klingler, Kevin J. Rottet

Read more here: http://sites.google.com/site/louisianafrench/le-francais-louisianais-et-sa-parente

See Also Google Groups
Cajun 101
Many links here

Cajun French Language Tutorial

About Louisiana Genealogy Admin

I manage several RootsWeb mailing lists and message boards, support Louisiana Cemetery Preservation, am a former Louisiana and Mississippi librarian, have been researching genealogy of my family since 1988, and write and promote several blogs supporting either Louisiana genealogy or Louisiana cemeteries.
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