Languidic

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Languidic
Langedig
Languidic is located in France
Languidic
Languidic
Coordinates: 47°50′03″N 3°09′24″W / 47.8342°N 3.1567°W / 47.8342; -3.1567Coordinates: 47°50′03″N 3°09′24″W / 47.8342°N 3.1567°W / 47.8342; -3.1567
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Lorient
Canton Hennebont
Intercommunality Pays de Lorient
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Maurice Olliero
Area1 109.08 km2 (42.12 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 7,318
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56101 / 56440
Elevation 7–126 m (23–413 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.

Languidic (Breton: Langedig) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

History[edit]

The local church was previously associated with the cult of the Welsh saint Cenydd (Kenneth).

Geography[edit]

Languidic, with his 10 908 hectares, is the most expanse city in Morbihan and the third in Brittany. The Ével forms part of the commune's north-eastern border, then flows into the Blavet, which forms its northern and north-western borders.

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants of Languidic are called in French Languidiciens.

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, there was 18,1% of the children attended the bilingual schools in primary education.[1] In 2013, there was 200 children in bilingual schools (primary education).

Twinning[edit]

Languidic is twinned with :

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) Ofis ar Brezhoneg: Enseignement bilingue

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