Scythopolis - [ Syriac Not Available ]

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A city near the Jordan river east of Caesarea.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 32.5° Long. 35.5°1

Attestation

  • Attestation of name بَيْسان in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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  • 2 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: I:625.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Scythopolis” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/180.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Scythopolis.” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/180.

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Entry Title: Scythopolis

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