Some days ago a French CakePHP portal has been started on http://www.cakephp-fr.org/. You can find there some articles and translations of chapters of the manual. It may become an important site for the French speaking part of the CakePHP world, but we will see…
Other resources for the French speaking bakers are:
There are probably more resources available, so feel free to add them as comments.
Thanks to kazhar for informing me about this portal.