[ jer-ahsh ]

  1. a town in N Jordan, N of Amman: Roman ruins.

Words Nearby Jerash Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Jerash in a sentence

  • The writer has never seen more beautiful ruins than those at Jerash except the ruins at Athens.

    Archology and the Bible | George A. Barton
  • In perhaps half an hour, (it may be more,) I came to a triumphal arch, the commencement of Jerash.

  • 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.