- a seaport in NW France, on the Bay of Biscay.
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We had counted on Lorient to pull us through as far as the frontier.
Late that night the light cavalry from Lorient rode into Paradise.
Labb assumed the command, and took her back to Lorient on the 23rd of August, 1773.Celebrated Travels and Travellers
LOrient is in Brittany, and the chant is that of a Breton fisher village.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1
The priest was arrested at St. Gildas as he was about to cross the river to Lorient.The Mystery of Choice
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- a port in W France, on the Bay of Biscay. Pop: 59 189 (1999)