Ancient Sources

Places of Ascalon, Gaza, Negev, Sinai


125. The (place) of Saint Victor

ORIGINAL TEXTS

Exinde venimus in civitatem Maioma Gazis, in qua requiescit sanctus Victor martyr. De Maioma usque in Gaza miliarium unum.
(Anonymus Placentinus 33)


ENGLISH TRANSLATION

Anonymus Placentinus, Itinerarium 33 (ca. 570 A.D.)
Thence we went to the city of Maiuma of Gaza, the resting-place of the martyr Saint Victor. From Maiuma to Gaza: one mile.

No biblical text available
see also 124. Maiumas, which is also Neapolis

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