Orléans[ō̂r lā än′; E ôr′lē än′]
branch of the house of Bourbon, one of whose members ( Louis Philippe) ruled France, 1830-48
Orléans, Louis Philippe JosephDuc d' 1747-93; Fr. revolutionist: guillotined: father of Louis Philippe
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city in NC France, on the Loire: pop. 105,000
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