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Was named along with Bethsaida and Capernaum as one of the cities in which our Lord’smighty works” were done, and which was doomed to woe because of signal privileges neglected (Matthew 11:21; Luke 10:13).

It has been identified by general consent with the modern Kerazeh, about 2½ miles up the Wady Kerazeh from Capernaum; i.e., Tell Hum.