What does francophone mean?

Definitions for francophoneˈfræŋ kəˌfoʊn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word francophone.


  1. Francophone(Noun)

    A person who speaks French.

  2. Francophone(Adjective)


  3. Origin: Altered and reinterpreted from Francophonie, with semantic influence from Franco- + φωνή,


  1. Francophone

    The adjective francophone means "French-speaking", typically as primary language, whether referring to individuals, groups, or places. The word is also often used as a noun to describe a natively French-speaking person.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of francophone in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of francophone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ryan Cummings:

    They're almost ticking off major hotels within Francophone West Africa, specifically hotels that are quite popular with French citizens.

  2. Herve Boyer:

    We have refocused the bank on Africa, and definitely one part of the puzzle was missing, which is francophone Africa, right now we think is a good time to transform the rep office into a full branch of the group.

  3. Deborah Zandstra:

    Clearly being an adviser who has a strong team in Paris means that they have been able to represent many sovereigns at the Paris Club, they (Lazard) have taken a lot of Francophone African nations through the Paris Club process and have very good experience of advising sovereigns on working within the framework of a financial assistance programme with the IMF.

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