What does Bac mean in French?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand Bac in the International field in general and in the French terminology in particular.


The Baccalauréat, often known in France colloquially as le Bac, is an academic qualification which French and International students take at the end of the lycée (High School) It confirms a rounded secondary education and gives access to a wide range of University education. The Bac is similar to,but not the same as, the British A-Level in that it cannot be obtained in single subjects.

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A broad, flat-bottomed ferryboat, usually worked by a rope.

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