Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Syria” in book 1 of Flavius Josephus, Against Apion:
...ery same thing with the Egyptians. But as for the Egyptians and Ethiopians themselves, I am not able to say which of them received it from the other." This therefore is what Herodotus says, that "the Syria ns that are in Palestine are circumcised." But there are no inhabitants of Palestine that are circumcised excepting the Jews; and therefore it must be his knowledge of them that enabled him to speak s...
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|†||Syria (Syria)||542||32||0||0||0 user votes|
|Syria (Indiana, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
|Syria (Virginia, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
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