AskDefine | Define loiret

Extensive Definition

Loiret is a department in north-central France named after the Loiret River.

History

Loiret is one of the original 83 departments that was created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790. It was created from the former province of Orléanais.

Geography

Loiret is part of the current region of Centre (Val de Loire) and is surrounded by the departments of Seine-et-Marne, Yonne, Nièvre, Cher, Loir-et-Cher, and Eure-et-Loir.

Tourism

Orléans is a popular tourist destination, with its cathedral of St. Croix.
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loiret in Franco-Provençal: Lêrèt (dèpartement)
loiret in Catalan: Loiret
loiret in Chuvash: Луаре (департамент)
loiret in Cebuano: Loiret
loiret in Czech: Loiret
loiret in Welsh: Loiret
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loiret in German: Loiret
loiret in Modern Greek (1453-): Λουαρέ
loiret in Spanish: Loiret
loiret in Esperanto: Loiret
loiret in Basque: Loiret
loiret in French: Loiret
loiret in Indonesian: Loiret
loiret in Italian: Loiret
loiret in Pampanga: Loiret
loiret in Ladino: Loiret
loiret in Latin: Loiret (praefectura Franciae)
loiret in Lithuanian: Luarė
loiret in Dutch: Loiret (departement)
loiret in Japanese: ロワレ県
loiret in Norwegian: Loiret
loiret in Norwegian Nynorsk: Loiret
loiret in Occitan (post 1500): Loiret (departament)
loiret in Low German: Loiret
loiret in Polish: Loiret
loiret in Portuguese: Loiret
loiret in Romanian: Loiret
loiret in Russian: Луаре
loiret in Sicilian: Loiret
loiret in Slovak: Loiret (departement)
loiret in Slovenian: Loiret (departma)
loiret in Serbian: Лоаре
loiret in Finnish: Loiret
loiret in Swedish: Loiret
loiret in Vietnamese: Loiret
loiret in Tajik: Департаменти Луаре
loiret in Ukrainian: Луаре
loiret in Venetian: Loiret
loiret in Volapük: Loiret
loiret in Chinese: 卢瓦雷省
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