Gerasa   - in ancient sources @

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  Gerasa   - a city in the Decapolis, to the east of the river Jordan
Wikipedia entry     ☆ DARE (map)
  + Essa
82/21 ver Jordan, and captures Dium, Essa, Gaulana, Seleuceia, and Gamala.
    Within translations:
Joseph:AJ_13.393   expedition against (?) Essa, where was the best part of
Joseph:BJ_1.104   taken Pella, marched to Gerasa again, out of the covetous
Plin:HN_5.74   rich with its waters, Garasa, Canatha. Between and around

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