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  1. bastide(Noun)

    mansion in Provence

    One well-known bastide in Provence is the Bastide Neuve, located in the village of La Treille near Marseille, which was a summer house for the family of French writer and filmmaker Marcel Pagnol.

  2. bastide(Noun)

    new town built in medieval Languedoc, Gascony and Aquitaine during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries

    Bastides began to appear in numbers under the terms of the Treaty of Paris (1229), which permitted Raymond VII of Toulouse to build new towns in his shattered domains, though not to fortify them.

  3. Origin: From bastide

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  1. Bastide

    A Bastide is a local name for a manor house in Provence, in the south of France, located in the countryside or in a village, and originally occupied by a wealthy farmer. It was larger and more elegant than the farmhouse called a mas and was square or rectangular, with a tile roof, walls of fine ashlar-stone sometimes covered with stucco or whitewashed, and often was built in a square around a courtyard. In the 19th and 20th century, many bastides were used as summer houses by wealthy citizens of Marseille. More recently, most bastides in Provence have been transformed into expensive country homes. One well-known bastide in Provence is the Bastide Neuve, located in the village of La Treille near Marseille, which was a summer house for the family of French writer and filmmaker Marcel Pagnol. César Soubeyan, the wealthy farmer in his novels Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources, lived in a bastide.

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  1. bastide

    (Fr.). In ancient times, a bastion, block-house, fortress, or outer fortifications.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bastide in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bastide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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