Unto Jericho (ei Iereicw). See on "Mt 20:29"; see also "Mr 10:46", for discussion of the two Jerichos in Mark and Matt. (the old and the new as here). Begging (epaitwn). Asking for something. He probably was by the wayside between the old Jericho and the new Roman Jericho. Mark gives his name Bartimaeus ( Mark 10:46 ). Matthew 20:30 mentions two.