Limey-Remenauville

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Limey-Remenauville
"Nativité-de-la-Vierge" Church in Limey
"Nativité-de-la-Vierge" Church in Limey
Coat of arms of Limey-Remenauville
Coat of arms
Location of Limey-Remenauville
Limey-Remenauville is located in France
Limey-Remenauville
Limey-Remenauville
Limey-Remenauville is located in Grand Est
Limey-Remenauville
Limey-Remenauville
Coordinates: 48°53′13″N 5°53′45″E / 48.8869°N 5.8958°E / 48.8869; 5.8958Coordinates: 48°53′13″N 5°53′45″E / 48.8869°N 5.8958°E / 48.8869; 5.8958
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementToul
CantonLe Nord-Toulois
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Trois Vallées
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Lorrain
Area
1
18.33 km2 (7.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
282
 • Density15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54316 /54470
Elevation235–340 m (771–1,115 ft)
(avg. 295 m or 968 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Limey-Remenauville is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.

History[edit]

Limey[edit]

The origin of the name "Limey" is said to come from the celtic word "lemos" meaning "elm [tree]". This particular tree was previously common in the area but has since disappeared.

The town has several memorials from the First World War.

See also[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.