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Jaufre (also called Jaufré or Jaufri) is the only surviving Arthurian romance written in Occitan. A verse romance approximately 11,000 lines long, its main character is equivalent to Sir Griflet, a Knight of the Round Table known from other literature. Translations of the work were popular on the Iberian peninsula; a version of the tale (from a Spanish redaction) even exists in Tagalog, the language of the Philippines.

Jaufre (disambiguation)

Jaufré is a medieval Arthurian romance in the Occitan language.

Jaufre may also refer to:

  • Jaufre Rudel (12th century), French nobleman and troubadour
  • Jaufre de Pons (13th century), French knight and troubadour