Definition of Orleans in English:

Orleans

proper noun

  • The capital city of Centre region in central France, on the River Loire; population 116,256 (2006). In 1429 it was the scene of Joan of Arc's first victory over the English during the Hundred Years War. French name Orléans /ɔʀleɑ̃/.

Pronunciation

Orleans

/ɔːˈliːənz/