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  • Laban (Bible)

    Laban is the son of Bethuel, brother of Rebekah as described in the Book of Genesis. As such he i...

  • La Barben

    La Barben is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France. It's residents are ...

  • Labastide-Villefranche

    Labastide-Villefranche is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

  • La Baule-Escoublac

    La Baule-Escoublac, commonly referred to as La Baule, is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique depart...

  • Labergement-Foigney

    Labergement-Foigney is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • La Bohalle

    La Bohalle is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

  • La Boissière, Calvados

    La Boissière is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwester...

  • Laboratory

    A laboratory is a facility that provides controlled conditions in which scientific research, expe...

  • Laborer

    A laborer or labourer — see variation in English spelling — is a person doing one of the construc...

  • Labouheyre

    Labouheyre is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

  • La Bouille

    La Bouille is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in norther...

  • La Bourboule

    La Bourboule is commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France.

  • La Bouteille

    La Bouteille is a commune in the department of Aisne in Picardy in northern France.

  • Labrador

    Labrador is the distinct, northerly region of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador....

  • La Brède

    La Brède is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

  • Labrit

    Labrit is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

  • Lacanau

    Lacanau is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France. Lacanau is a ...

  • Lacanche

    Lacanche is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • La Canourgue

    La Canourgue is a commune in the Lozère department in southern France. It is sometimes known in F...

  • Lac du Bourget

    Lac du Bourget (Lake Bourget), also locally known as Lac Gris (Grey Lake), is a lake at the south...

  • Lace

    Lace is an openwork fabric, patterned with open holes in the work, made by machine or by hand. Th...

  • La Celle-les-Bordes

    La Celle-les-Bordes is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-...

  • La Chaise-Dieu

    La Chaise-Dieu is commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

  • La Chapelle-Neuve, Côtes-d'Armor

    La Chapelle-Neuve is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • La Chapelle-Saint-Florent

    La Chapelle-Saint-Florent is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department of western France.

  • La Charité-sur-Loire

    La Charité-sur-Loire is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

  • La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

    La Chartre-sur-le-Loir is a commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in no...

  • La Châtre

    La Châtre is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

  • La Chèze

    La Chèze is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • La Ciotat

    La Ciotat is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur regio...

  • La Colle-sur-Loup

    La Colle-sur-Loup is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • La Croix-sur-Roudoule

    La Croix-sur-Roudoule is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Lactarius

    Lactarius is a genus of mushroom-producing fungi. The genus, collectively known commonly as milk-...

  • Ladle (spoon)

    A ladle is a type of serving spoon used for soup, stew, or other foods. Although designs vary, a ...

  • Ladoix-Serrigny

    Ladoix-Serrigny is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • Lady Macbeth

    Lady Macbeth is a fictional character in Shakespeare's Macbeth (c.1603–1607). She is the wife to ...

  • Laertes

    In Greek mythology, Laërtes was the son of Arcesius and Chalcomedusa. He was the father of Odysse...

  • La Fère

    La Fère is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in France.

  • La Ferté-Alais

    La Ferté-Alais is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. It is ...

  • La Ferté-Milon

    La Ferté-Milon is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France In La Ferté-Mil...

  • La Feuillie, Seine-Maritime

    La Feuillie is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northe...

  • La fille de Madame Angot

    La fille de Madame Angot (The Daughter of Madame Angot) is an opéra comique in three acts by Char...

  • La Flèche

    La Flèche is a municipality located in the French department of Sarthe and the region of Pays de ...

  • La Forêt-Fouesnant

    La Forêt-Fouesnant (Breton: Ar Forest Fouenant or simply Ar Forest) is a commune in the Finistère...

  • La Gaude

    La Gaude is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes département in southeastern France.

  • La Genevraye

    La Genevraye is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-c...

  • Laghouat

    Laghouat is the capital city of the Laghouat Province, Algeria, 400 km south of the Algerian capi...

  • Lagoon

    A lagoon is a shallow body of water separated from a larger body of water by barrier islands or r...

  • Lagorchestes

    Lagorchestes is a genus containing all but one of the species referred to as hare-wallabies. It h...

  • La Goulue

    Louise Weber (13 July 1866, Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine – 30 January 1929) was a French can-can dancer...

  • Lagrasse

    Lagrasse is a commune in the Aude department in southern France. Lagrasse is part of the Les Plus...

  • La Grave

    La Grave is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France. It is a small ski re...

  • Laguépie

    Laguépie is a commune in the Tarn-et-Garonne department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in southern F...

  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne

    La Guerche-de-Bretagne is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern...

  • Laguiole

    Laguiole is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. It is known for its Laguiole ...

  • Lahore

    Lahore is the capital of the Pakistani province of Punjab and the second largest city in the coun...

  • L'Aiglon

    L'Aiglon is a play in six acts by Edmond Rostand based on the life of Napoleon's son, Napoleon II...

  • Laignes

    Laignes is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • Lais of Marie de France

    The Lais of Marie de France are a series of twelve short narrative Breton lais by the poet Marie ...

  • Laissac

    Laissac is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. It is located in the Pyrenees ...

  • Laizy

    Laizy is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

  • Lake

    A lake is a body of relatively still fresh or salt water of considerable size, localized in a bas...

  • Lake Albano

    Lake Albano is a small volcanic crater lake in the Alban Hills of Lazio, at the foot of Monte Cav...

  • Lake Annecy

    Lake Annecy (French Lac d'Annecy) is a perialpine lake in Haute-Savoie in France . It is the seco...

  • Lake Avernus

    Lake Avernus (or Lago d'Averno in Italian) is a volcanic crater lake located in the Avernus crate...

  • Lake Bolsena

    Lake Bolsena (Italian: Lago di Bolsena) is a crater lake of central Italy, of volcanic origin, wh...

  • Lake Brienz

    Lake Brienz is a lake just north of the Alps, in the Canton of Berne in Switzerland. The lake too...

  • Lake Como

    Lake Como is a lake of glacial origin in Lombardy, Italy. It has an area of 146 km², making it th...

  • Lake Constance

    Lake Constance is a lake on the Rhine at the northern foot of the Alps, and consists of three bod...

  • Lake Garda

    Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy. It is located in Northern Italy, about half-way between ...

  • Lake Geneva

    Lake Geneva or Lake Léman is a lake in Switzerland and France. It is one of the largest lakes in ...

  • Lake Huron

    Lake Huron is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. Hydrologically, it comprises the larg...

  • Lake Michigan

    Lake Michigan is one of the five Great Lakes of North America and the only one located entirely w...

  • Lake Nemi

    Lake Nemi is a small circular volcanic lake in the Lazio region of Italy 30 km (19 mi) south of R...

  • Lake Ontario

    Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. It is bounded on the north and sout...

  • La Légende des siècles

    La Légende des siècles ("The Legend of the Ages") is a collection of poems by Victor Hugo, concei...

  • Lalley

    Lalley is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

  • Lalouvesc

    Lalouvesc is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

  • La Lucerne-d'Outremer

    La Lucerne-d'Outremer is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

  • La Mailleraye-sur-Seine

    La Mailleraye-sur-Seine is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie regi...

  • La Malhoure

    La Malhoure is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lamarche-sur-Saône

    Lamarche-sur-Saône is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • La Marseillaise

    "La Marseillaise" is the national anthem of France. The song, originally titled "Chant de guerre ...

  • La Martyre

    La Martyre (Ar Merzer in Breton) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwes...

  • La Maternelle

    La Maternelle (1904; "The Kindergarten") is a Prix Goncourt winning novel by French author Léon F...

  • Lambaesis

    Lambaesis, or Lambaesa, is a Roman ruin in Algeria, 7 miles (11 km) southeast of Batna and 17 mil...

  • Lamballe

    Lamballe is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in Brittany in northwestern France. It lies...

  • Lambert-Sigisbert Adam

    Lambert-Sigisbert Adam (10 October 1700 – 12 May 1759), French sculptor, known as Adam l’aîné ("t...

  • La Meignanne

    La Meignanne is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

  • Lament

    A lament or lamentation is a song, poem, or piece of music expressing grief, regret, or mourning.

  • Lamentation of Christ

    The Lamentation of Christ is a very common subject in Christian art from the High Middle Ages to ...

  • Lampaul-Guimiliau

    Lampaul-Guimiliau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwestern France. It...

  • Lanarce

    Lanarce is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

  • Lan Caihe

    Lan Caihe is the least defined of the Eight Immortals. Lan Caihe's age and sex are unknown. Lan i...

  • Lancelot

    Sir Lancelot (or Launcelot) du Lac was one of the Knights of the Round Table in the Arthurian leg...

  • Lancieux

    Lancieux is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Landéda

    Landéda is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Landerneau

    Landerneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. It lies ...

  • Landes (department)

    Landes is a département in southern France.

  • Landévennec

    Landévennec is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Landing

    Landing is the last part of a flight, where a flying animal, aircraft, or spacecraft returns to t...

  • Landivisiau

    Landivisiau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Landos

    Landos is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

  • Landrecies

    Landrecies is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It is the site of a skirmish b...

  • Landrévarzec

    Landrévarzec is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Landscape

    Landscape comprises the visible features of an area of land, including the physical elements of l...

  • La Neuville-en-Hez

    La Neuville-en-Hez is a small village in northern France. It is designated municipally as a commu...

  • Langast

    Langast is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Langeais

    Langeais is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

  • Langeron

    Langeron is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

  • Langon, Gironde

    Langon is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

  • Langonnet

    Langonnet is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Langourla

    Langourla is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Langres

    Langres is a commune in north-eastern France. It is a subprefecture of the Haute-Marne départemen...

  • Languédias

    Languédias is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Languedoc

    Languedoc is a former province of France, now continued in the modern-day régions of Languedoc-Ro...

  • Lanhouarneau

    Lanhouarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanildut

    Lanildut is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Laniscat

    Laniscat is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanleff

    Lanleff is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanloup

    Lanloup is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanmodez

    Lanmodez is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lannédern

    Lannédern is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanne-en-Barétous

    Lanne-en-Barétous is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

  • Lannion

    Lannion is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in Brittany in northwestern France. It is a ...

  • Lanouaille

    Lanouaille is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

  • Lanrelas

    Lanrelas is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanrivain

    Lanrivain is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanslebourg-Mont-Cenis

    Lanslebourg-Mont-Cenis is a commune in the Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-e...

  • Lantenay, Côte-d'Or

    Lantenay is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • Lanterns of the Dead

    Lanterns of the Dead is the architectural name for the small towers in stone found chiefly in the...

  • Lantheuil

    Lantheuil is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern F...

  • Lantic

    Lantic is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lantosque

    Lantosque is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Lanvallay

    Lanvallay is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanvellec

    Lanvellec is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanvénégen

    Lanvénégen is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lanvollon

    Lanvollon is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Laocoön

    Laocoön the son of Acoetes is a figure in Greek and Roman mythology.

  • Laodicea on the Lycus

    Laodicea on the Lycus was the ancient metropolis of Phrygia Pacatiana, built on the river Lycus (...

  • Laomedon

    In Greek mythology, Laomedon (Λαομέδων) was a Trojan king, son of Ilus, brother of Ganymede and A...

  • Laon

    Laon is the capital city of the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

  • Lapalisse

    Lapalisse is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

  • Lapis lazuli

    Lapis lazuli (sometimes abbreviated to lapis) is a relatively rare semi-precious stone that has b...

  • Lapith

    The Lapiths are a legendary people of Greek mythology, whose home was in Thessaly, in the valley ...

  • Lapland (region)

    Lapland is a region in northern Fennoscandia, largely within the Arctic Circle. It stretches acro...

  • La Poitevinière

    La Poitevinière is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

  • La Queue-en-Brie

    La Queue-en-Brie is a commune in the southeastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 17.9 km...

  • Laragne-Montéglin

    Laragne-Montéglin is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

  • Lardy

    Lardy is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. Inhabitants of ...

  • Largentière

    Largentière is a commune and sub-prefecture of the Ardèche department in the Rhône-Alpes region i...

  • Largny-sur-Automne

    Largny-sur-Automne is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

  • La Richardais

    La Richardais is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Larissa

    Larissa is the capital and biggest city of the Thessaly region of Greece and capital of the Laris...

  • La Roche-Bernard

    La Roche-Bernard is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France. Inh...

  • La Roche-Guyon

    La Roche-Guyon is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department in Île-de-France in northern France. The...

  • La Roche-l'Abeille

    La Roche-l'Abeille (Occitan: La Ròcha l'Abelha) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in th...

  • La Rochelle

    La Rochelle is a city in western France and a seaport on the Bay of Biscay, a part of the Atlanti...

  • La Roche-sur-Yon

    La Roche-sur-Yon is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western ...

  • Lars Porsena

    Lars Porsena, in Etruscan Pursenas, (sometimes spelled Lars Porsenna) was an Etruscan king known ...

  • Laruns

    Laruns is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France. It is situate...

  • La Salette-Fallavaux

    La Salette-Fallavaux is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

  • La Saulce

    La Saulce is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

  • Lascaux

    Lascaux is the setting of a complex of caves in southwestern France famous for its Paleolithic ca...

  • Lasso

    A lasso, also referred to as a lariat, riata, or reata (all from Spanish la reata), is a loop of ...

  • Last Judgment

    The Last Judgment, Final Judgment, Day of Judgment, Judgment Day, or The Day of the Lord or in Is...

  • Last Supper

    Depictions of the Last Supper in Christian art have been undertaken by artistic masters for centu...

  • Latakia

    Latakia, or Latakiyah (and often locally transliterated as Lattakia), is the principal port city ...

  • La Terre

    La Terre (The Earth) is a novel by Émile Zola, published in 1887. It is the fifteenth novel in Zo...

  • La Teste-de-Buch

    La Teste-de-Buch is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France. It i...

  • La Tour, Alpes-Maritimes

    La Tour is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • La Trinité, Alpes-Maritimes

    La Trinité (literally Trinity) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern Fra...

  • La Turbie

    La Turbie (in Italian "Turbia" from tropea, Latin for trophy) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes...

  • Laud of Coutances

    Saint Laud of Coutances was the fifth bishop of Coutances and is venerated as a Saint. He was bor...

  • Laughter

    Laughing is a reaction to certain stimuli. It may ensue from hearing a joke, being tickled, or ot...

  • Laundry

    Laundry is the washing of clothing and linens, the place where that washing is done, or that whic...

  • Laundry detergent

    Laundry detergent, or washing powder, is a type of detergent (cleaning agent) that is added for c...

  • Laundry room

    A laundry room (also called a utility room) is a room where clothes are washed. In a modern home,...

  • Launois-sur-Vence

    Launois-sur-Vence is a commune in the Ardennes department in northern France.

  • Laura Theresa Alma-Tadema

    Laura Theresa Alma-Tadema was from 1871 the second wife of the painter Lawrence Alma-Tadema and a...

  • Laure Junot, Duchess of Abrantès

    Laure Junot, Duchess of Abrantès (née Martin de Permond; 6 November 1784 – 7 June 1838) was the w...

  • Lausanne

    Lausanne is a city in Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland, and is the capital of the...

  • Lauterbrunnen

    Lauterbrunnen is a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton...

  • Lauzach

    Lauzach is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lavabo

    A lavabo is a device used to provide water for the washing of hands. It consists normally of a ew...

  • Laval, Mayenne

    Laval is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France. It lies on the threshold of...

  • Lavannes

    Lavannes is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France.

  • Lavardin, Loir-et-Cher

    Lavardin is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France. It is located on the bank...

  • Lavatera

    Lavatera is a genus of about 25 species of flowering plants in the family Malvaceae, native to th...

  • Lavender

    The lavenders (botanic name Lavandula) is a genus of 39 species of flowering plants in the mint f...

  • La Vicomté-sur-Rance

    La Vicomté-sur-Rance is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western Fr...

  • Lavoir

    A Lavoir is a public place in France set aside for the washing of clothes. They are commonly site...

  • Law

    The Law is a system of rules and guidelines which are enforced through social institutions to gov...

  • Lazarus of Bethany

    Lazarus of Bethany, also known as Saint Lazarus or Lazarus of the Four Days, is the subject of a ...

  • Laz, Finistère

    Laz is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Laziness

    Laziness (also called indolence) is a disinclination to activity or exertion despite having the a...

  • Lazio

    Lazio is one of the 20 administrative regions of Italy, situated in the central peninsular sectio...

  • Lead

    Lead is a main-group element in the carbon group with the symbol Pb and atomic number 82. Lead is...

  • Leaf

    A leaf is an organ of a vascular plant, as defined in botanical terms, and in particular in plant...

  • Leah

    Leah, as described in the Hebrew Bible, is the first of the two concurrent wives of the Hebrew pa...

  • Least weasel

    The least weasel (Mustela nivalis) is the smallest member of the Mustelidae (as well as the small...

  • Leather

    Leather is a durable and flexible material created by the tanning of putrescible animal rawhide a...

  • Léaz

    Léaz is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

  • Lebanon

    Lebanon, officially the Lebanese Republic, is a country in the East Mediterranean. It is bordered...

  • Le Bar-sur-Loup

    Le Bar-sur-Loup is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Le Béage

    Le Béage is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

  • Le Bourgeois gentilhomme

    Le Bourgeois gentilhomme (The Bourgeois Gentleman or The Middle-Class Aristocrat or The Would-Be ...

  • Le Bourget

    Le Bourget is a commune in the northeastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 10.6 km (6.6 ...

  • Le Bourguet

    Le Bourguet is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southe...

  • Le Breuil-en-Auge

    Le Breuil-en-Auge is a commune in the department of Calvados in the Basse-Normandie region in nor...

  • Le Broc, Alpes-Maritimes

    Le Broc is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Le Bugue

    Le Bugue (Occitan: Al Buga or Lo Buga) is a commune in the Dordogne department in southwestern Fr...

  • Le Cailar

    Le Cailar is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

  • Le Cannet

    Le Cannet is a commune of the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Le Chambon, Ardèche

    Le Chambon is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

  • Le Cheylard

    Le Cheylard is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

  • Leconte de Lisle

    Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle (22 October 1818 – 17 July 1894) was a French poet of the Par...

  • Le Creusot

    Le Creusot is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern Fr...

  • Le Croisic

    Le Croisic is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

  • Lectern

    A lectern (from the Latin lectus, past participle of legere, "to read") is a reading desk with a ...

  • Lectoure

    Lectoure is a commune in the Gers department in the Midi-Pyrénées in southwestern France. It is l...

  • Leda (mythology)

    In Greek mythology, Leda (Λήδα) was daughter of the Aetolian king Thestius, and wife of the king ...

  • Le devin du village

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  • Le Roc-Saint-André

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  • Le Saint

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  • L'Escale

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  • Les Iffs

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  • Lésigny, Seine-et-Marne

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  • Les Mées, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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  • Lesneven

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    Les Planches-près-Arbois is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France.

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  • Les Ponts-de-Cé

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  • Les Riceys

    Les Riceys is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.

  • Les Rosiers-sur-Loire

    Les Rosiers-sur-Loire is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

  • Les Sables-d'Olonne

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  • Lessay

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  • Lestelle-Bétharram

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  • Les Voix intérieures

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  • L'Étang-Vergy

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  • Le Teil

    Le Teil is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

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  • Le Vernet, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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  • Levie

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  • Le Vieux-Bourg

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  • Le Vieux-Marché

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  • Loc-Brévalaire

    Loc-Brévalaire is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Loc-Envel

    Loc-Envel is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Loches

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  • Locmalo

    Locmalo is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Locmaria

    Locmaria is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in north-western France. Locmaria is...

  • Locmariaquer

    Locmariaquer is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in north-western France. It lies...

  • Locmélar

    Locmélar is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Locminé

    Locminé is a commune in the Morbihan department of the region of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Locoal-Mendon

    Locoal-Mendon is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Locomotive

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  • Locqueltas

    Locqueltas is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Locronan

    Locronan is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Locronan i...

  • Locusta

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  • Lofoten

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  • Log cabin

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  • Loggia

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  • Logic

    Logic (from the Greek λογική logikē) is the philosophical study of valid reasoning. Logic is used...

  • Logonna-Daoulas

    Logonna-Daoulas is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Loguivy-Plougras

    Loguivy-Plougras is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lohengrin

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  • Lohengrin (opera)

    Lohengrin is a romantic opera in three acts composed and written by Richard Wagner, first perform...

  • Loincloth

    A loincloth is a one-piece male garment – sometimes kept in place by a belt – which covers the ge...

  • Loing

    The Loing is a 142 km long river in central France, a left tributary of the Seine. Its source is ...

  • Loiret (river)

    The Loiret is a 12 km long river in France, left tributary to the Loire River. Its waters come fr...

  • Lollipop

    A lollipop is a type of confectionery consisting mainly of hardened, flavored sucrose with corn s...

  • Lombardy

    Lombardy is one of the 20 regions of Italy. The capital is Milan. One-sixth of Italy's population...

  • London

    London Listen/ˈlʌndən/ is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom, the largest metropo...

  • Loneliness

    Loneliness is an unpleasant feeling in which a person feels a strong sense of emptiness and solit...

  • Longboat

    In the days of sailing ships, a vessel would carry several ship's boats for various uses. One wou...

  • Longchamp, Côte-d'Or

    Longchamp is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • Longecourt-en-Plaine

    Longecourt-en-Plaine is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

  • Long gallery

    Long gallery is an architectural term given to a long, narrow room, often with a high ceiling. In...

  • Longjumeau

    Longjumeau is a commune in the southern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 18.2 km (11.3 mi)...

  • Longpont

    Longpont is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

  • Longus

    Longus, sometimes Longos, was the author of an ancient Greek novel or romance, Daphnis and Chloe....

  • Longwood House

    Longwood House was the residence of Napoleon Bonaparte, during his exile on the island of Saint H...

  • Longwy

    Longwy is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France. The inhabitants...

  • Lons-le-Saunier

    Lons-le-Saunier is a commune and capital of the Jura department in eastern France.

  • Loom

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  • Looting

    Looting (Hindi lūṭ, akin to Sanskrit luṭhati, steals; also Latin latro, latronis "thief")—also re...

  • Lope de Vega

    Félix Arturo Lope de Vega y Carpio (25 November 1562 – 27 August 1635) was a Spanish playwright a...

  • Loqueffret

    Loqueffret is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

  • Lorcy

    Lorcy is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France.

  • Lord Byron

    For other holders of the title, see Baron Byron. For other uses, see Byron (disambiguation), Lord...

  • Lorient

    Lorient, or L'Orient, is a commune and a seaport in the Morbihan department in Brittany in north-...

  • Lormont

    Lormont is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France. It is a subur...

  • Lorraine (region)

    Lorraine is one of the 27 régions of France. The administrative region has two cities of equal im...

  • Lorris

    Lorris is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France.

  • Lot (biblical person)

    Lot is a man from the Book of Genesis chapters 11-14 and 19, in the Hebrew Bible and Christian Ol...

  • Lothair of France

    Lothair (941–986), sometimes called Lothair IV, was the Carolingian king of West Francia (10 Sept...

  • Lot (river)

    The Lot,, originally the Olt, is a river in France, right tributary of the Garonne. It rises in t...

  • Lottery

    A lottery is a form of gambling which involves the drawing of lots for a prize. Lottery is outlaw...

  • Louchy-Montfand

    Louchy-Montfand is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

  • Loudéac

    Loudéac is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in Brittany in northwestern France.

  • Loudun

    Loudun is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France. It...

  • Loue

    The Loue is a river of eastern France, a left tributary of the Doubs, which it joins downstream o...

  • Louis Alexandre Andrault de Langeron

    Count Louis Alexandre Andrault de Langéron (Russian: Алекса́ндр Фёдорович Ланжеро́н) (January 24, 1...

  • Louis-Alexandre Berthier

    Louis Alexandre Berthier, 1st Prince de Wagram, 1st Duc de Valangin, 1st Sovereign Prince de Neuc...

  • Louis André

    Louis André was France's Minister of War from 1900 until 1904. Loyal to the laïque Third Republic...

  • Louis Antoine de Pardaillan de Gondrin, Duke of Antin

    Louis Antoine de Pardaillan de Gondrin (5 September 1664 – 2 November 1736), marquis of Antin, Go...

  • Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême

    Louis Antoine of France, Duke of Angoulême (6 August 1775 – 3 June 1844) was the eldest son of Ch...

  • Louis Antoine, Duke of Enghien

    Louis Antoine de Bourbon, (the i is silent) (Louis Antoine Henri; 2 August 1772 – 21 March 1804) ...

  • Louis Bertrand (saint)

    Saint Louis Bertrand, O.P. (Spanish: Luis Beltrán, Luis Bertrán) (1 January 1526 – 9 October 1581...

  • Louis Blanc

    Louis Jean Joseph Charles Blanc (29 October 1811, Madrid – 6 December 1882, Cannes) was a French ...

  • Louis Blériot

    Louis Charles Joseph Blériot (1 July 1872 – 2 August 1936) was a French aviator, inventor and eng...

  • Louis Bonaparte

    Louis Napoléon Bonaparte, Prince Français, Comte de Saint-Leu (2 September 1778 – 25 July 1846), ...

  • Louis, Dauphin of France, Duke of Burgundy

    Louis de France, Son of France, Duke of Burgundy (duc de Bourgogne), and later Dauphin of France ...

  • Louis d'Aurelle de Paladines

    Louis Jean-Baptiste d'Aurelle de Paladines (9 January 1804 – 17 December 1877) was a French gener...

  • Louis de Loménie

    Louis-Léonard de Loménie (3 December 1815 – 2 April 1878) was a French scholar and essayist. He i...

  • Louis de Noailles

    Louis de Noailles, 4th Duke of Noailles (21 April 1713 at Versailles – 22 August 1793 in Saint-Ge...

  • Louis des Balbes de Berton de Crillon

    Louis des Balbes de Berton de Crillon was a French soldier, called the man without fear and, by H...

  • Louise Catherine Breslau

    Louise Catherine Breslau (6 December 1856 – 12 May 1927) was a German/Swiss artist.

  • Louise de Marillac

    Saint Louise de Marillac, D.C. , (August 12, 1591 - March 15, 1660) was the co-founder, with St. ...

  • Louise Élisabeth of France

    Louise Élisabeth de France (Marie Louise Élisabeth; 14 August 1727 – 6 December 1759) was the eld...

  • Louise of Lorraine

    Louise of Lorraine (30 April 1553 – 29 January 1601) was a member of the House of Lorraine who be...

  • Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

    Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie; 10 March 1776 – 19 July ...

  • Louise (opera)

    Louise is an opera ('roman musical') in four acts by Gustave Charpentier to an original French li...

  • Louise Rosalie Allan-Despreaux

    Louise Rosalie Allan-Despreaux (1810 – March 1856) was a noted French actress. She was "discovere...

  • Louis-Gabriel Suchet

    Louis Gabriel Suchet, 1st Duc d'Albufera (2 March 1770 – 3 January 1826) was a Marshal of France ...

  • Louis, Grand Condé

    Louis de Bourbon, Prince of Condé (8 September 1621 – 11 December 1686) was a French general and ...

  • Louis, Grand Dauphin

    Louis of France (1 November 1661 – 14 April 1711) was the eldest son and heir of Louis XIV, King ...

  • Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon

    Louis Henri de Bourbon, Duke of Bourbon, Prince of Condé (Louis Henri Joseph; duc de Bourbon, duc...

  • Louis Henri, Prince of Condé

    Louis Henri de Bourbon, Prince of Condé (Louis Henri Joseph; 13 April 1756 - 30 August 1830) was ...

  • Louis I, Duke of Anjou

    Louis I of Anjou (July 23, 1339 – September 20, 1384), or Louis I of Naples, was the second son o...

  • Louis III of France

    Louis III (863/65 – 5 August 882) was the King of France, still then called West Francia, from 87...

  • Louis IV of France

    Louis IV (10 September 920 – 30 September 954), called d'Outremer or Transmarinus (both meaning "...

  • Louis IX of France

    Louis IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly Saint Louis, was King of France from 1226 unt...

  • Louis Janmot

    Anne-François-Louis Janmot (21 May 1814–1 June 1892) was a French painter and poet.

  • Louis Joseph d'Albert d'Ailly

    Louis Joseph d'Albert d'Ailly (1741–1792), seventh Duke of Chaulnes and son of Michel Ferdinand d...

  • Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé

    Louis Joseph de Bourbon (9 August 1736 – 13 May 1818) was Prince of Condé from 1740 to his death....

  • Louis-Léopold Boilly

    Louis-Léopold Boilly (5 July 1761 – 4 January 1845) was a French painter and draftsman. A gifted ...

  • Louis Marie Baptiste Atthalin

    Louis Marie Baptiste Atthalin (born 22 June 1784, Colmar) was a French Army officer. Louis-Philip...

  • Louis Philippe I

    Louis Philippe I (6 October 1773 – 26 August 1850) was King of the French from 1830 to 1848 in wh...

  • Louis, Prince of Condé (1530–1569)

    Louis de Bourbon (7 May 1530 – 13 March 1569) was a prominent Huguenot leader and general, the fo...

  • Louis the Pious

    Louis the Pious (778 – 20 June 840), also called the Fair, and the Debonaire, was the King of Aqu...

  • Louis the Stammerer

    Louis the Stammerer (French: Louis le Bègue) (1 November 846 – 10 April 879) was the King of Aqui...

  • Louis VII of France

    Louis VII (called the Younger or the Young) (French: Louis le Jeune) (1120 – 18 September 1180) w...

  • Louis VI of France

    Louis VI (1 December 1081 – 1 August 1137), called the Fat, was King of the Franks from 1108 unti...

  • Louis V of France

    Louis V (c. 967 – 21 May 987), called the Indolent or the Sluggard (from French Louis le Fainéant...

  • Louis XIII of France

    Louis XIII (27 September 1601 – 14 May 1643) was a Bourbon monarch who ruled as King of France an...

  • Louis XII of France

    Louis XII (27 June 1462 – 1 January 1515), called "the Father of the People" (French: Le Père du ...

  • Louis XI of France

    Louis XI (3 July 1423 – 30 August 1483), called the Prudent, was the King of France from 1461 to ...

  • Louis XIV of France

    Louis XIV (5 September 1638 – 1 September 1715), known as Louis the Great or the Sun King, was a ...

  • Louis X of France

    Louis X, (4 October 1289 – 5 June 1316), called the Quarreler, the Headstrong, or the Stubborn wa...

  • Louis XVIII of France

    Louis XVIII (Louis Stanislas Xavier; 17 November 1755 – 16 September 1824), known as "the Unavoid...

  • Louis XVII of France

    Louis XVII (Versailles 27 March 1785 – Paris 8 June 1795), from birth to 1789 known as Louis-Char...

  • Louis XVI of France

    Louis XVI (23 August 1754 – 21 January 1793) was a Bourbon monarch who ruled as King of France an...

  • Louis XV of France

    Louis XV (15 February 1710 – 10 May 1774) was a Bourbon monarch who ruled as King of France and o...

  • Lourdes

    Lourdes is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in south-weste...

  • Lourmarin

    Lourmarin is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in sou...

  • Louveciennes

    Louveciennes is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central...

  • Louviers

    Louviers is a commune in the Eure department in Haute-Normandie in northern France. Louviers is 1...

  • Louye

    Louye is a commune in the Eure department in Haute-Normandie in northern France.

  • Love

    Love is an emotion of a strong affection and personal attachment. Love is also a virtue represent...

  • Lower Normandy

    Lower Normandy is an administrative region of France. It was created in 1956, when the Normandy r...

  • Loyalty

    Loyalty is faithfulness or a devotion to a person, country, group, or cause. (Philosophers disagr...

  • Lucas van Leyden

    Lucas van Leyden (Leiden, 1494 – 8 August 1533 in Leiden), also named either Lucas Hugensz or Luc...

  • Lucca

    Lucca   is a city and comune in Tuscany, the north-west of Italy, situated on the river Serchio i...

  • Lucéram

    Lucéram is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

  • Lucian

    Lucian of Samosata was a rhetorician and satirist who wrote in the Greek language. He is noted fo...

  • Lucien Bonaparte

    Lucien Bonaparte, Prince Français, 1st Prince of Canino and Musignano (21 May 1775 – 29 June 1840...

  • Lucienne Bréval

    Lucienne Bréval (4 November 1869, Zürich- 15 August 1935, Neuilly-sur-Seine) was a Swiss dramatic...

  • Lucifer

    Traditionally, Lucifer is a name that in English generally refers to the Devil or Satan, especial...

  • Lucius Cornelius Balbus the Younger

    Lucius Cornelius Balbus (called Minor - the Younger - to distinguish from his uncle), received Ro...

  • Lucius Junius Brutus

    Lucius Junius Brutus was the founder of the Roman Republic and traditionally one of the first con...

  • Lucius Tarquinius Collatinus

    Lucius Tarquinius Collatinus (fl. 6th century BC) was one of the four leaders of the revolution w...

  • Lucretia

    Lucretia is a legendary figure in the history of the Roman Republic. According to the story, told...

  • Lucy-le-Bocage

    Lucy-le-Bocage is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

  • Ludovica Albertoni

    Ludovica Albertoni (1473-1533), sometimes known as Louisa Albertoni or Ludovica Albertoni Cetera,...

  • Ludovico Ariosto

    Ludovico Ariosto (8 September 1474 – 6 July 1533) was an Italian poet. He is best known as the au...

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition betwee...

  • Lüe

    Lüe is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

  • Lugan, Aveyron

    Lugan is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

  • Lugger

    A lugger is a class of boats, widely used as traditional fishing boats, particularly off the coas...

  • Luglon

    Luglon is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

  • Lugo

    Lugo is a city in northwestern Spain in the autonomous community of Galicia. It is the capital of...

  • Lugos

    Lugos is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

  • Luigi Cherubini

    Luigi Cherubini (8 or 14 September 1760 – 15 March 1842) was an Italian composer who spent most o...

  • Luís I of Portugal

    Luís I (English: Louis I, Luís Filipe Maria Fernando Pedro de Alcântara António Miguel Rafael Gab...

  • Luke the Evangelist

    Luke the Evangelist is a character in the New Testament. He is mentioned in three of the Pauline ...

  • Lumberjack

    A lumberjack is a worker in the logging industry who performs the initial harvesting and transpor...

  • Lunaria

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  • Lunar phase

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  • Lund, Norway

    Lund is a municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The administrative center of the municipality ...

  • Lüneburg

    Lüneburg (Low German Lümborg; formerly also called Lunenburg in English) is a town in the German ...

  • Lunel

    Lunel is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France. Lunel is the only town in France...

  • Lunéville

    Lunéville is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in France. It is a sub-prefecture of ...

  • Lung

    The lung is the essential respiration organ in many air-breathing animals, including most tetrapo...

  • Lupinus

    Lupinus, commonly known as Lupins or lupines, is a genus in the legume family. The genus comprise...

  • Lurcy-Lévis

    Lurcy-Lévis is a commune in the Allier department in Auvergne in central France. It is around 38 ...

  • Lust

    Lust is an emotion or feeling of intense desire in the body. The lust can take any form such as t...

  • Lute

    Lute can refer generally to any plucked string instrument with a neck (either fretted or unfrette...

  • Lutetia

    Lutetia (also Lutetia Parisiorum in Latin, Lukotekia before, in French Lutèce) was a town in pre-...

  • Lutin

    A lutin is a type of hobgoblin (an amusing goblin) in French folklore and fairy tales. Female lut...

  • Luxembourg

    Luxembourg, officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a landlocked country in western Europe, ...

  • Luxeuil-les-Bains

    Luxeuil-les-Bains is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in ea...

  • Luxor

    Luxor is a city in Upper (southern) Egypt and the capital of Luxor Governorate. The population nu...

  • Luynes, Indre-et-Loire

    Luynes is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur

    Luz-Saint-Sauveur (Occitan: Lus e Sent Sauvaire) is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department i...

  • Lycaon (Arcadia)

    For the Trojan Lycaon, see Lycaon (son of Priamos). In Greek mythology, Lycaon was a king of Arca...

  • Lychee

    The lychee (Litchi chinensis) is the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family, Sap...

  • Lycia

    Lycia was a geopolitical region in Anatolia in what are now the provinces of Antalya and Muğla on...

  • Lycomedes

    Lycomedes (also known as Lycurgus), in Greek mythology, was the King of Scyros during the Trojan ...

  • Lydia

    Lydia was an Iron Age kingdom of western Asia Minor located generally east of ancient Ionia in th...

  • Lymington

    For other uses of the name Lymington, see Lymington (disambiguation). Coordinates: 50°45′N 1°33′W...

  • Lynx

    A lynx is any of the four species within the Lynx genus of medium-sized wildcats. The name "lynx"...

  • Lyon

    Lyon, traditionally spelt Lyons in English, is a city in east-central France in the Rhône-Alpes r...

  • Lyre

    The lyre is a stringed musical instrument known for its use in Greek classical antiquity and late...

  • Lyrebird

    A Lyrebird is either of two species of ground-dwelling Australian birds, that form the genus, Men...

  • Lyric poetry

    Lyric poet is a genre of poetry that expresses personal and emotional feelings. In the ancient wo...

  • Lysistrata

    Lysistrata is one of the few surviving plays written by Aristophanes. Originally performed in cla...

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