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One of the capitals of Bashan, near which Og and his forces were destroyed, Numbers 21:33-35 Deuteronomy 1:4 3:1-3 . It afterwards fell within the limits of Manasseh, Joshua 13:31 . Its ruins cover a large space; it was a place of some note in the early ages of Christianity and in the era of the crusades. It is now called Draa, and lies about thirty-five miles east of the outlet of the Sea of Galilee.

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These files are public domain and are a derivative of the topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859.

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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Edrei'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. 1859.

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