Dalhain

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Dalhain
The village in 1914
The village in 1914
Coat of arms of Dalhain
Coat of arms
Location of Dalhain
Dalhain is located in France
Dalhain
Dalhain
Dalhain is located in Grand Est
Dalhain
Dalhain
Coordinates: 48°53′23″N 6°33′42″E / 48.8897°N 6.5617°E / 48.8897; 6.5617Coordinates: 48°53′23″N 6°33′42″E / 48.8897°N 6.5617°E / 48.8897; 6.5617
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarrebourg-Château-Salins
CantonLe Saulnois
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Conte
Area
1
4.83 km2 (1.86 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
114
 • Density24/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57166 /57340
Elevation218–298 m (715–978 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Dalhain (German: Dalheim) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

The name Dalhain is of germanic origins from the roots 'dal' meaning 'valley' and 'heim' meaning 'village'. The name is also recorded as Dalem, Dala, Dalehen and Dalcheim.[2]

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Lepage, Henri (1862). Dictionnaire Topographique du Département de la Meurthe. 17-18. Imprimerie impériale. p. 39.