¶Of the lake Tiberiadis. ca. 14.
THe lake that is called Tiberiadis la∣cus hath that name of a towne, that is called Tiberiadis, that somtime Herod builded in worship of Tiberius the Em∣perour. And this lake and pond is grea∣test and most healthful and wholsome of all the lakes of Iury, and more spéedfull in cause of health. And stretcheth lx. fur∣longs, as Isidore saith lib. 13.
(*Tiberias a Citie in Galilee: Ie∣sus passed ouer the sea of Gallilee, which is the sea of Tiberias, & fed 5000. foules with 5. barly loaues & 2. fishes. Iohn. 6.)