Bièvre

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BIÈVRE

Province : Namur
Additions : 1977 Graide, Monceau-en-Ardenne (1964 Bellefontaine, Petit-Fays), Naomé, Oizy (1964 Baillamont, Cornimont, Gros-Fays)

Armoiries de Bièvre

Official blazon

D'or à un castor au naturel, à la champagrc ondée d'azur, chargée de deux fasces également ondées, d'argent.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on April 30, 1999.

The arms are canting, showing a beaver above some river. It also indicates that in the area beavers were re-introduced in the 1990s.

Arms of Bièvre

The arms on a street sign ((c) Derek Howard)

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