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The Butte-aux-Cailles (a name that could be translated into "quail hill", although it originates from its former landowner Pierre Caille, who bought a vineyard here in 1543) is a hilltop neighborhood of Paris, France located in Paris' south-eastern 13th arrondissement. A now extinct river, theBièvre (from Latin 'Beaver'), once made this area important for the tannery and tissue trades.

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