Orléans

geographical name Or·lé·ans \ ˌȯr-lā-ˈäⁿ \

Definition of Orléans

commune in north central France on the Loire River south-southwest of Paris population 114,167
Note: Orleans is the capital of the region and a former province of Or*lé*a*nais play \ˌȯr-lā-ə-ˈnā\
.

Learn More about orléans


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Orléans? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!