Places of Section 3

Peraea and Dead Sea

15. Bethanamran, also Bethnambris - (Tell Nimrim)

There is only visible the lower part of the image, but we can distinguish a gate, two towers and some segments of walls.

Bethnamran (Num 32:36) beyond the Jordan, which the tribe of Gad built. And today there is a village (called) Bethnambris (Bethnamaris) at the fifth milestone from Livias to the north. (Eusebius, Onomasticon 44:16-18; Jerome 45:21-23)

Map Section 2 Ancient Sources Discussion



Photo: A mosaic floor at Shunah-Nimrin. The Greek inscription reads: "+ God with us".

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