"House of God"), originally called Luz, an ancient city of Palestine, on the N.W.
Jose de la Luz (New York, 1874; 2nd ed., 1879).
Soult's army (about 79,000), in three entrenched lines, stretched from the sea in front of St Jean de Luz along commanding ground to Amotz and thence, behind the river, to Mont Mondarin near the Nive.
The French right then fell back to St Jean de Luz, the left towards points on the Nive.
19) proceeded to St Jean de Luz to superintend the despatch of boats to the Adour.
Chasse-marees appeared from St Jean de Luz, preceded by menof-war boats.
Luz; but no one capital city of the race is clearly indicated.
The former monastery of the Jesuits, now the Jesuit church of Belen (1704), at the corner of Luz and Compostela Streets, is one of the most elegant and richly ornamented in Cuba.
The Hebrew word luz, translated "hazel" in the authorized version of the English Bible (Gen.
Da Luz Soriano, Historia da guerraem Portugal (19 vols., Lisbon, 1866-1890); J.
Vieira was a man of action, while the oratorian Manoel Bernardes lived as a recluse, hence his sermons and devotional works, especially Luz e Calor and the Nova Floresta, breathe a calm and sweetness alien to the other, while they are even richer treasures of pure Portuguese.
The Visconde de Santarem, and Judice Biker in geography and diplomatics, produced standard works; Luz Soriano compiled painstaking histories of the reign of King Joseph and of the Peninsular War; Silvestre Ribeiro printed a learned account of the scientific, literary and artistic establishments of Portugal, and Lieut.-Colonel Christovam Ayres was the author of a history of the Portuguese army.
The peak of the Rhune, to the south of St Jean de Luz, rises only to 2950 ft.; and on the border of the Basque country the mean height of the summits is not much greater.
The air of Pau agrees with invalids and delicate constitutions, and St Jean-de-Luz and Biarritz are much frequented by winter visitors.
Pau, the capital and seat of a court of appeal, Bayonne, Oloron, Biarritz, Orthez, EauxBonnes, and St Jean-de-Luz are the principal towns.
On his way to Haran he stops at Bethel (formerly Luz, according to Judg.