Hériménil

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Hériménil
Hériménil is located in France
Hériménil
Hériménil
Coordinates: 48°34′04″N 6°30′02″E / 48.5678°N 6.5006°E / 48.5678; 6.5006Coordinates: 48°34′04″N 6°30′02″E / 48.5678°N 6.5006°E / 48.5678; 6.5006
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Lunéville
Canton Lunéville-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Lunévillois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marc Villemin
Area1 12.48 km2 (4.82 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 862
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54260 / 54300
Elevation 222–293 m (728–961 ft)
(avg. 238 m or 781 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Hériménil is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France. It is notable as the birthplace of Nicholas Herman, aka Brother Lawrence, born c. 1610, about whose life the book "The Practice of the Presence of God" was written.

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