Sentence Examples

  • BEAUHARNAIS, the name of a French family, well known from the t5th century onward in Orleanais, where its members occupied honourable positions.
  • PIERRE JURIEU (1637-1713), French Protestant divine, was born at Mer, in Orleanais, where his father was a Protestant pastor.
  • The Béarnaise family named Besiade moved into the province of Orleanais in the 17th century, and there acquired the estate of Avaray.
  • EURE-ET-LOIR, an inland department of north-western France, formed in 1790 of portions of Orleanais and Normandy.

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