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Legio
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Legio
Legio The site of a Roman fort and legionary camp near Megiddo during the second and third centuries ad.
The Archaeological Encyclopedia of the Holy Land
Legio
LEGIO After the Bar-Kochba Revolt an additional legion, the Legio VI Ferrata, was sent to the province of Judea and stationed at Ceparcotnei (Ptolemy V, 15, 3), the Kefar Otnay of the Mishna (Gittin 2:5; 7:7). The place became known as Legio and is identified with the Arab village of Lejjun. The legion’s