It was the night that dwellers in caves had watched from some high place among rocks.
For that, she did sacrifice her majority, but she will hold a high place in history.
"I should not dare to go up to such a high place," said Jennie, shaking her head solemnly.
This is the reason he can sail so far when he jumps from a high place.
It was too remarkable a thing not to have a high place in his Natural History.
He and I belonged aft in the high place; ate at the same table.
Among these the brehon always held a high place; so that a large number of brehons found employment in this way.
They recognize that I belong with the after-guard in the high place.
There are a large number of writers of Arabian medicine whose names have secured deservedly a high place in medical history.
How could I funk in the face of their weakness—I, who lived aft in the high place?
an eminence, natural or artificial, where worship by sacrifice or offerings was made (1 Kings 13:32; 2 Kings 17:29). The first altar after the Flood was built on a mountain (Gen. 8:20). Abraham also built an altar on a mountain (12:7, 8). It was on a mountain in Gilead that Laban and Jacob offered sacrifices (31:54). After the Israelites entered the Promised Land they were strictly enjoined to overthrow the high places of the Canaanites (Ex. 34:13; Deut. 7:5; 12:2, 3), and they were forbidden to worship the Lord on high places (Deut. 12:11-14), and were enjoined to use but one altar for sacrifices (Lev. 17:3, 4; Deut. 12; 16:21). The injunction against high places was, however, very imperfectly obeyed, and we find again and again mention made of them (2 Kings 14:4; 15:4, 35:2 Chr. 15:17, etc.).