Gadara - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in the Decapolis, south of the Sea of Galilee
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Alexander Jannaeus captures Gadara.
Samaria, and Abila, and Gadara; and that, a while afterwa
suing the rest as far as Gadara, and the plains of Idumaea
inst Coele Syria. He also took Gadara, after a siege of
Tabor, Scythopolis, and Gadara; of the country of Gauloni
reover, he rebuilt Gadara, which had been demolished a lit
Jerusalem, the second at Gadara, the third at Amathus, the
gypt, Alexander besieged Gadara, and took it; as also he
He also rebuilt Gadara, that had been demolished by the
Jerusalem, another to Gadara, that another should belon
patra, but besides that, Gadara, and Hippos, and Samaria;
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