Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit



  1. to advance; to move forward
    • 12th Century, Unknown, Raoul de Cambrai:
      Li uns vers l'autre commence a avancier
      They started to advance towards each other
  2. to advance; to continue


  • This verb conjugates the same as a verb ending in -ier, where the i is dropped most of the time. In addition, c becomes ç before an 'a' or an 'o'. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.
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