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gaulanitis


gaulanitis


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Gaulanitis 
  a  name  derived  from  Golan"  (q.v.),  one  of  the  cities  of  refuge 
  in  the  territory  of  Manasseh  (Josh.  20:8;  21:27;  Deut.  4:43). 
  This  was  one  of  the  provinces  ruled  by  Herod  Antipas.  It  lay  to 
  the  east  of  the  Lake  of  Galilee,  and  included  among  its  towns 
  Bethsaida-Julias  (Mark  8:22)  and  Seleucia.