Speaking atlas of the regional languages of France


Aesop's fable "The North Wind and the Sun" can be listened to and read in French (by clicking on Paris) and in a hundred varieties of regional languages (by clicking on the various points of the map).

Deparments ALF pts Survey pts Be+CH+Je Boundaries

If you have comments on the map, on any of the recordings and their transcripts, or if you want to contribute, you can write to atlaslimsi.fr

This project was supported by the following institutions:

This project is the result of a interdisciplinary collaboration between two researchers in linguistics at CNRS :
Philippe Boula de Mareüil and Albert Rilliard
and a researcher in information visualization, Associate professor at Univ. Paris-Sud :
Frédéric Vernier

Copyright 2017: CNRS Laboratory LIMSI UPR3251