See also: Yonne (homonymy)
The department of Yonne (89) is a department French. It is crossed, from the south towards north, by the Rivière which gave him its name, the Yonne, affluent of the the Seine, which joined it with Montereau-Fault-Yonne (Seine-et-Marne). The inhabitants of Yonne are called Icaunais and Icaunaises .
Name and EtymologyGuardian ICAUNA goddess of the YONNE " guérisseuse". Root Ic- suffix - onna ref.: Breton Yac' H " sain". An etymological relationship with the Greek Iama " médicament" is possible.
HistoryThe department was created with the French revolution, the March 4th 1790 pursuant to the law of the December 22nd 1789, starting from part of the province of Burgundy; of part of the province of Champagne and Orléanais.
Leitartikel: History of Yonne
Blazon of Yonne
GeographyYonne belongs to the area Burgundy. It is bordering on the departments of the Aube, of the Coast-with Or, the Nievre, the Loiret and Seine-et-Marne. The department of Yonne covers in particular the " pays" of Puisaye (argillaceous basement, scrap-metal) and of Forterre (calcareous basement, open fields).
List communes: Common of Yonne
Leitartikel: Geography of Yonne
ClimateLeitartikel: Climate of Yonne
EconomyLeitartikel: Economy of Yonne
TransportLeitartikel: Transport in Yonne
DemographyThe inhabitants of Yonne are the Icaunais .
Leitartikel: Demography of Yonne
CultureLeitartikel: Culture in Yonne
TourismLeitartikel: Tourism in Yonne
PolicyLeitartikel: Political of Yonne
List of the deputies of Yonne
- List of the senators of Yonne
- List of the general advisers of Yonne
AdministrationLeitartikel: Administration of Yonne
List of the prefects of Yonne
- Common of Yonne
- Old communes of Yonne
Personalities related to the department
Marie Christmas, poetess, born and deceased in Auxerre (1883-1967)
The doctor Marcel Petiot was mayor of Villeneuve-sur-Yonne
AnecdotesYonne was the place of turning of many films and series among which a woman of honor .
- General advice
- old Postcards
- Yonne Which I Like: blog on tourism, the culture and the leisures in Auxerre and in Yonne
- wild Flowers of Yonne
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