（τὰΓάδαρα). A large fortified city of Palestine,
situated on an eastern tributary of the Jordan. Vespasian, in his first campaign in Galilee,
took it, slaughtered the inhabitants, and burned the city (Ioseph. B. I. iii. 7
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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