Remouillé

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Remouillé
Remouille2.jpg
Coat of arms of Remouillé
Coat of arms
Motto: DOMINARI NEC MINARI
Remouillé is located in France
Remouillé
Remouillé
Coordinates: 47°03′23″N 1°22′33″W / 47.0564°N 1.3758°W / 47.0564; -1.3758Coordinates: 47°03′23″N 1°22′33″W / 47.0564°N 1.3758°W / 47.0564; -1.3758
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Gouraud
Area
 • Land1 21.38 km2 (8.25 sq mi)
Population (2006 estimate)
 • Population2 1,613
 • Population2 density 75/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (GMT +1)
INSEE/Postal code 44142 / 44140
Dialling codes 02
Elevation 17–61 m (56–200 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 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.

Remouillé is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

Its name comes from the Poitevin language "remoulyum" which means wet.

History[edit]

The village was partly burned during the War of the Vendee in 1794.

See also[edit]