37 terms

Breton Patriomoine

STUDY
PLAY

Terms in this set (...)

Ankou
Representation of death
articles de faïence
Pottery
bols
Traditional bowls
bombard
Oboe like traditional instrument
Calvaires
Crosses found around Brittany
Cathédrales, églises,
Cathedrals & churches
Cidre
Cidre
coiffes
Bonnet like traditional costume
Coquilles St Jaques
Speciality sea food dish
cuirassés
War ship
dentelle/ dentellerie
Lace
pardons
Religious processions / festivals
épaves
Ship wrecks
Ex-Voto
Offerings to God for the safe return of sailors etc
fest-noz
Example of a Breton music festival
interceltique féstival de musique - 10 jours
Example of a Breton music festival
kabig
Typoe of traditional coat
Kantikoù
Breton hymn
L'ossuaire
Building in which lots of bodies are laid to rest. Often found in Breton churchyards
Les croix
More general word for crosses
Les moulins à marées
Windmills which use tidal power
Les vieux gréements
Long boats
Mégalithes
Standing stones (like stone henge)
musique folk
Folk music
Pèlerinages
Pilgrimages
Phares
Lighthouses
sabots
Traditional Breton clogs
Saints
Saints - Brittany has 7
Langue celtique
A celtic language
Brittonphones
Breton speaking
Ecoles Diwans
Breton language schools
Ecole bilingue
Bilingual school
Galettes
Galettes made traditionally with wheat in Brittany (blé)
Fruits de mer
Sea food
Chanteurs engagés
Political singers - often nationalist
Veuze
Breton version of bagpipes
Chants de marins
Sea shanties