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Bastian

[bahs-tee-ahn]
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noun
  1. A·dolf [ah-dawlf] /ˈɑ dɔlf/, 1826–1905, German anthropologist.
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  • Beyond this Professor Bastian knows nothing--we know nothing.

  • The Bishop rubbed his hands, and desired Mr Bastian to proceed.

    All's Well

    Emily Sarah Holt

  • Yet if Father Bastian refused to shrive me, what should come of me?

    All's Well

    Emily Sarah Holt

  • Mr Bastian smiled grimly, as he began to see the plot develop.

    All's Well

    Emily Sarah Holt

  • Bastian, one of the Queens servants, was celebrating his marriage in the palace.

    Edinburgh

    Rosaline Masson