Corts waited on montezuma, urging a request that the great temple be assigned for public worship according to the Christian rites.
Mr. Morgan sometimes disregarded his own rules: "montezuma's Dinner."
This was the case in Mexico, where the montezuma was high priest, and derived his power largely from this position.
This, he explained, was “asking a blessing of montezuma and the sun.”
montezuma weakly hoped by these gifts to induce Cortez to arrest his steps.
That the sacred fire had, originally, nothing at all to do with the montezuma legend is amply proven by the earliest reports.
Burn them; or take them to America, to your North, and deposit them in a museum, as the commonplace books of montezuma.
"From the hills of montezuma to the shores of Tripoli," it began.
They also obtained vague information of the great monarch montezuma, and of the extent and power of his realms.
The Territory of California was equal to the whole empire of montezuma.