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Raphana, in present-day north of Jordan, was a city of the Decapolis. It is thought to lie north of Umm Qais in the Abilene plain.

Phrases with Raphana

  1. Nodosaria Raphana
  2. Rectobolivina raphana
  3. Siphogenerina Raphana
  4. species Rectobolivina raphana

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Google previewThe Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2 (2010)

Revised Full-Color Edition

The central road ran from Gadara, NE by E to Raphana (prob. the same as ...

Google previewThe Dictionary Of The Bible (1995)

by John L. Mckenzie

Pliny lists the ten as Damascus, Philadelphia, Raphana, Scythopolis*, Gadara*, Hippos, Dion, Pella, Gerasa*, and Canatha. All the Palestinian cities except Scythopolis lay on the ...

Google previewHolman Illustrated Bible Dictionary (2003)

by Chad Brand, Archie England, Charles W. Draper

Canatha, Scythopolis, Pella, Hippos, Gadara, Dion, Raphana, and Gerasa (modern Jerash). Ptolemy, another secondcentury writer, ...

Google previewThe Ultimate Bible Dictionary (Annotated Edition) (2012)

by Matthew George Easton

Gerasa, Dion, Canatha, Raphana, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2006)

by Elizabeth Knowles

Decapolis in biblical times, a league of 10 ancient Greek cities formed in Palestine after the Roman conquest of 63 BC; the cities were Scythopolis, Hippos, Gadara, Raphana ...

Google previewThe Union Bible Dictionary. Prepared for the American Sunday-School Union [by W. A. Packard], and Revised by the Committee of Publication ... Second Edition (1838)

Philadelphia an Raphana, (or Raphanae,) were seven of the remaining nine, and the other two were either Kanatha and Capitolias, or Damascus and Otopos. These cities were inhabited chiefly by foreigners (Greeks) in the days of our ...

Google previewCatholic Bible Dictionary (2009)

by Scott Hahn

as Damascus, Hippo, (iadara, Pella, Scythopolis, Raphana, Canatha, Philadelphia.

Google previewA Basic Bible Dictionary (2004)


Google previewA pocket dictionary of the Holy Bible ... (1830)

prepared for the American S.S. Union and adapted to general use by Archibald Alexander, American Sunday-School Union

The ten cities of Decapolis, according to Josephus, were, Damascus, Otopos, Philadelphia, Raphana, Gadara, Hippos,Deos, Palla, Gerasa, and Scythopolis. DECEASE, to die a natural death, Matth. xxii. 25. Death, Luke ix. 31. DECEIT, fraud ...

Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

The original tencities, as enumerated by Pliny, were Scythopolis, Pella,Dion, Gerasa, Philadelphia, Gadara, Raphana, Kanatha, Hippos, andDamascus. Other cities joinedthe league from timetotime. Theregionof Decapolis (Mat. 4:25, Mar. 5: 20 ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Jesus (2010)

by Daniel J. Harrington

Though there are some variations in the ancient lists, they included Damascus, Philadelphia, Raphana, Scythopolis, Gadara ...

Google previewNelson's Foundational Bible Dictionary with the New King James Version Bible (2014)

by Katherine Harris

These were built by the followers of Alexander the Great and consisted of Scythopolis, Damascus, Hippos, Philadelphia, Gadara, Pella, Dion, Gerasa, Kanatha, Raphana.

Google previewThe Student Bible Dictionary--Expanded and Updated Edition (2015)

by Johnnie Godwin, Phyllis Godwin, Karen Dockrey

One list of the original ten cities is: Damascus, Raphana,

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Scrabble value of R1A1P3H4A1N1A1

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