Le Parler ormonan (book)

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« Le Parler ormonan »
In 2002 L’Association du Musée des Ormonts published a 100-page lexikon of about 700 particular words that are still in use in Les Ormonts. These words aren’t French, nor do most of them belong to the language of French-speaking Switzerland. They are shown with their different phonetic vairants and their different meanings, often accompanied by expression showing how they are used in context.

The brochure includes an introduction, some 30 illustrations and a bibliographie. The text was written by Philippe C. Frei and Mary-Claude Busset on the basis of information from over 50 inhabitants of the communes of Ormont-Dessous and Ormont-Dessus.