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 Song.Song of Roland, 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Song of Degrees.
 
The fifteen Psalms, cxx. to cxxxiv.; so called because they are prophetic of the return or “going up” from captivity. Some think there is a connection between these Psalms and the fifteen steps of the Temple porch. (Ezekiel xl. 22–26.) In the Revised Version called “Song of Ascents.”   1
 


 Song.Song of Roland, 

 
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