Châtillon-la-Borde

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CHÂTILLON-LA-BORDE

Département : Seine-et-Marne

Blason de Châtillon-la-Borde

Official blazon

Écartelé: au 1er de gueules au château de trois tours d'argent, ouvert, ajouré et maçonné de sable, au 2e d'or au sautoir engrelé de sable cantonné de quatre arbalètes de gueules, au 3e d'or au loup passant de sable, au 4e de gueules à la tour d'argent ouverte, ajourée et maçonnée de sable.

Origin/meaning

The first quarter symbolizes the Châtillon castle, the second is the arms of the Arbaleste family (former lords of the village), the wolf in the third quarter is a symbol for the lost church dedicated to St. Loup (Loupe=wolf), the fourth symbolizes the small castle of La Borde.


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Literature : Image from http://www.armorialdefrance.fr


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