altar comm. sacred table for use in religious rites. Ya nadan holag Aaron di natuddun mumpadin mangiappit bangbanglu ya nadah maghob an miappit Apu Dios nah altar. (1 Chronicles 6:49a) It is the descendants of Aaron who teach the priests to offer incense and those things to be burned as an offering to God on the altar. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124 - Offering, sacrifice, 4.9.5 - Practice religion.) Language of Borrowing: English.