- a town in N Jordan, N of Amman: Roman ruins.
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The ruined splendours of Jerash fade behind us like a dream.
From an eminence we took the last view of the pompous colonnades of Jerash.
From this spot we could just discern Jerash, on the summit of a huge hill before us.
Presently we surmount a rocky hill and look down into the broad, shallow basin of Jerash.
The writer has never seen more beautiful ruins than those at Jerash except the ruins at Athens.Archology and the Bible
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