Orleanist[ôr′lē ə nist]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a supporter of the house of Orléans' claim to the French throne through the Duke of Orléans, a younger brother of Louis XIV
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A supporter of the Orléans branch of the French royal family, descended from a younger brother of Louis XIV.