of high rank by birth.

1250–1300; Middle English; see high, born

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highborn (ˈhaɪˌbɔːn)
of noble or aristocratic birth

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He tells the highborn lady to fall on the carpet and then proceeds to pour red wine on her to make the mad mob think it is blood.
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