This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word LOIR
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loir, Glis glis(noun)
large European dormouse
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Origin: French loir
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a large European dormouse (Myoxus glis)
Origin: [F., fr. L. glis, gliris.]
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The Loir is a river in western France. It is a left tributary of the Sarthe River. Its source is in the Eure-et-Loir département, north of Illiers-Combray. It joins the river Sarthe in Briollay, north of the city Angers.
It is indirectly a tributary of the Loire, and runs roughly parallel to it and slightly north of it for much of its length, and so might be regarded as a Yazoo type river.