Origin of bastide
Examples from the Web for bastide
The technical name for the small forts which the English gradually erected round Orleans is bastide.Battles of English History|H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
Who would have thought that it was Bastide who should eventually induce the Assembly to make up its mind?The Recollections of Alexis de Tocqueville|Alexis De Tocqueville
But as he was then a détenu at Clairvaux, Bastide and Littré filled the editorial chair during the interregnum.
The name Castelsarrasin appears in the 13th century, when the village of Villelongue was replaced by the present bastide.
(p. 244) Bastide, one of the staff, became Minister for Foreign Affairs.An Englishman in Paris|Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam