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[as-tl-at, -aht]
  1. a place in the Arthurian romances, possibly in Surrey, England.
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Examples from the Web for astolat

Historical Examples

  • Then the maiden told him how Sir Gawaine had been at Astolat and had seen his shield.

    The Book of Romance


  • But is this damsel that is so busy about you the Fair Maid of Astolat?'

  • When he was well enough, they all rode to the castle of Astolat.

  • When the knight was able to ride, he went back to Astolat with Elaine and Lavaine.

  • "By my faith, this lily maiden of Astolat loves him deeply," said Gawaine.

British Dictionary definitions for astolat


  1. a town in Arthurian legend: location unknown
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