Corsican (Corsu or Lingua Corsa)
Corsican (Corsu or Lingua Corsa) is a Romance language spoken and written on the islands of Corsica (France) and northern Sardinia (Italy), alongside French and Italian, which are the official languages. Historically Corsu is the native language of Corsica, once spoken predominantly as a first and only language there. In 1990, after over 200 years of being an integral part of France, nearly the entire population was fluent in French, their first language, an estimated 50% of those also had some degree of proficiency in Corsu, and a small minority, perhaps 10%, used Corsu as a first language
Corsican on whatamieating.com
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Corsa Corse Corsica Corsican Corsu France French Italian Italy
These terms associated with languages are hidden behind the scenes as there is some crossover with other languages. The traveller may not be precisely certain which language is in use, and can search using other terms such as "Italian''.
You may use any of the above terms in any search you make using 'Translate from English' so that if you wish to search for a translation of cauliflower, choose whichever of these language terms that you think is most appropriate, say:
'Cornish cauliflower' and then click on 'Translate from English'.
One of the problems of providing searches in a multilingual world-wide food dictionary is trying to help people reach the things they are searching for. People do not always know the precise language being used, so other searches, such as 'English' should result in a successful search.
Also included in the glossary are dishes from the cuisine of the region, cookery terms, cooking methods, drinks, food festivals, days of the week, months of the year etc.
See: Italian food and cuisine
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