This was no doubt a place of religious sacrifice in heathen times.
754 at the hands of some heathen Frisians.
He belongs to the heathen Gnosis, and is in his essence the same as the Babylonian Marduk.
4), the latter taxes the Catholics with having turned the sacrifices of the heathen into agapes, their idols into martyrs, whom they worship with similar rites.
By the end of it, any traces of heathen faith, and even of Scandinavian speech, must have been mere survivals.