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Alexander's victory at Arbela not only overthrew an oriental dynasty, but established European rulers in its stead.
Arbela was a place sacred to Bel, called Arbel, אור בל of the Chaldeans.
Arbela was probably the city, and Gaugamela the temple; both sacred to the same Deity, under different names.
I make no doubt but that Arbela was the same place: for places had as many names as the Deity worshipped had titles.
The great and decisive battle between Alexander and Darius is generally said to have been fought at Arbela.