- a variant spelling of Peraea
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He gave him also Julias, a city of Perea, with fourteen villages that lay about it.The Antiquities of the Jews
We also find him, in this period of his life, again beyond the Jordan, in Perea.A Brief Bible History
James Oscar Boyd
He made up his mind now to go through Perea preaching, as he had preached in all the other parts of the land.
But that time had not yet come, for he had promised to preach his gospel in Perea, across the Jordan.
Cities of the Decapolis, however, lay within the limits of Perea, and introduced Greek life and ideas to the people.The Life of Jesus of Nazareth