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A Bastard may refer to:

  • Bastard – (Law of England and Wales), illegitimacy in English law
  • Bastard – (typeface), a blackletter typeface
  • Bastard – (colour), a type of colour gel
  • Bastard – Township, Ontario, Canada
  • Bastard or Bastarda – a Gothic script
  • Bastard – An inferior quality of soft brown sugar, obtained from syrups that have been boiled several times.
  • Bastard – a classification of the teeth of a metalworking file
  • Bastard – historically, a second-rate wine, distinguished from sack
  • Bastard – sword, a type of longsword
  • Bastard – Trenching, a form of double digging in a horticultural context
  • Bastard!! – TV mini series, animated cartoon

Bastard is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Bastard brothers John (c. 1668 – 1770) and William (c. 1689 – 1766), British surveyor-architects and civic dignitaries
  • Benjamin Bastard (died 1772), British architect
  • E. W. Bastard (1862-1901), Oxford University and Somerset cricketer
  • Edmund Bastard (politician) (1758-1816), British Tory politician
  • Edmund Pollexfen Bastard (1784-1838), British Tory politician
  • Gerald Bastard (born 1950), French physicist
  • John Bastard (Royal Navy officer) (c. 1787 – 1835), Royal Navy officer and politician
  • John Bastard (cricketer) (1817-1848), Cambridge University and Marylebone Cricket Club cricketer
  • John Pollexfen Bastard (1756-1816), British Tory politician
  • Segar Bastard (1854-1921), English international footballer and referee
  • Thomas Bastard (1565/6-1618), English epigrammatist
  • Pownoll Bastard Pellew, 2nd Viscount Exmouth (1786-1833), English peer and sailor

Synonyms for bastard:

  • counterfeit
  • fake
  • imperfect
  • inferior
  • irregular
  • mongrel
  • natural
  • phony
  • sham
  • adulterated
  • baseborn
  • false
  • impure
  • misbegotten
  • misborn
  • mixed
  • spurious
  • suppositious
  • ungenuine

Antonyms for bastard:

  • genuine
  • real
  • true
  • legitimate