The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A seaport in Morbihan; contains the principal shipbuilding yard in France; was founded by the French East India Company in 1664 in connection with their trade in the East.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'L'orient'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/l/lorient.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.