- Mount Scopus a mountain in central Israel, east of Jerusalem: a N extension of the Mount of Olives; site of the Hebrew University (1925). Height: 834 m (2736 ft)
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At the entrance of Scopus and his companions the proceedings were arrested.
"You don't feel that after the first minute or two," Scopus laughed.
He had no doubt that there was some truth in what Scopus said; his own experience in battle had shown him this.
"There is less honour in winning at wrestling and boxing than in the other contests," Scopus said.
Scopus, who slept in a cubicule leading off the great room, asked.