Catholicon (Lagadeuc)

Catholicon (trilingual dictionary)

Catholicon (from the Greek Καθολικόν, universal) is a Breton-French-Latin dictionary. It is the first Breton dictionary and also the first French dictionary. It contains six thousand entries and was compiled in 1464 by the Breton priest and printed in 1499 in Tréguier. A manuscript of the dictionary is preserved in the national library in Paris identified as Latin 7656.


Imprimerie Keltia Graphic, Edition Skol (Spézet), 2001

External links

Retrieved from : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catholicon_(trilingual_dictionary)