Batman vppon Bartholome his booke De proprietatibus rerum, newly corrected, enlarged and amended: with such additions as are requisite, vnto euery seuerall booke: taken foorth of the most approued authors, the like heretofore not translated in English. Profitable for all estates, as well for the benefite of the mind as the bodie. 1582.
Bartholomaeus, Anglicus, 13th cent., Trevisa, John, d. 1402., Batman, Stephen, d. 1584.

¶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.)