France’s Departmental Name Changes

French Departments
Then
French Departments
Now
Côtes-du-Nord
Côtes d’Armor
Charente- Inférieure
Charente-Maritime
Loire-Inférieure
Loire-Atlantique
Seine- Inférieure
Seine-Maritime
Seine
divided into Paris,
Hauts-de-Seine,
Seine-Saint-Denis,
Vol-de-Marne
Mont Blanc
No longer exists
Mayenne et Loire
Maine et Loire
Meurthe
Meurthe-et-Moselle
Sambre et Meuse
provinces of
Namur & Luxembourg,
Belgium
Mont-Terrible
annexed to Haute Rhin
Basses-Pyrénées
Pyrénées-Atlantiques
l’Ourthe
part of Belgium and Germany

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