Definition of Orleans in English:


Line breaks: Or|leans
Pronunciation: /ɔːˈliːənz
  • The capital city of Centre region in central France, on the Loire; population 116,256 (2006). In 1429 it was the scene of Joan of Arc’s first victory over the English during the Hundred Years War. French name Orléans /ɔʀleɑ̃/.

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