Languidic

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Languidic
Langedig
The fountain of Saint Urlo, in Languidic
The fountain of Saint Urlo, in Languidic
Coat of arms of Languidic
Coat of arms
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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