Mabartha
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[German version]

(Aramaic maʿbartā, ‘ford, passage’; Greek Μαβάρθα/Mabártha; Latin Mamortha). Name of a place or landscape in Palestine between Ebal and Garizim, near Neapolis (Talmud: jTaan 4,68c,74-d,1; Jos. BI 4,449; Plin. HN 5,69).

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Podella, Thomas (Lübeck), “Mabartha”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 11 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e715270>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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