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Lorrain, at the east among other oïl languages
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Flag of Lorraine since the 13th century
It is classified as a regional language of France and has the recognised status of a regional language of Wallonia, where it is known as Gaumais. It has been influenced by Lorraine Franconian and Luxembourgish, [West Central German]] language spoken in nearby or overlapping areas.
- (in French) Essai sur le patois lorrain des environs du comté du Ban de la Roche, Jeremias Jacob Oberlin, 1775