Larmor-Baden

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Larmor-Baden
An Arvor-Baden
A view of the bay of Port Lagaden
A view of the bay of Port Lagaden
Coat of arms of Larmor-Baden
Coat of arms
Larmor-Baden is located in France
Larmor-Baden
Larmor-Baden
Coordinates: 47°35′16″N 2°53′45″W / 47.5878°N 2.8958°W / 47.5878; -2.8958Coordinates: 47°35′16″N 2°53′45″W / 47.5878°N 2.8958°W / 47.5878; -2.8958
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Vannes
Canton Vannes-Ouest
Intercommunality Pays de Vannes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Bertholom
Area1 3.93 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 954
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56106 / 56870
Elevation 0–26 m (0–85 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.

Larmor-Baden (Breton: An Arvor-Baden) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

The inhabitants of Larmor-Baden are called in French Larmoriens.

Île de Berder[edit]

Île Berder in the Gulf of Morbihan.

Île de Berder (French for "The Island of Berder") is a small island off Larmor-Baden. In reality Berder is not a true island as it is attached to the mainland by submerged land that shows at low tide. The name Berder comes from the Breton word Breudeur, meaning brothers.

The island lies in the Gulf of Morbihan, and has a position relative to other islands:

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