Luke 8:26

Jesus Restores a Demon-Possessed Man

26 They sailed to the region of the Gerasenes,a which is across the lake from Galilee.

Read Luke 8:26 Using Other Translations

And they arrived at the country of the Gadarenes, which is over against Galilee.
Then they sailed to the country of the Gerasenes, which is opposite Galilee.
So they arrived in the region of the Gerasenes, across the lake from Galilee.

What does Luke 8:26 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Luke 8:26

And they arrived at the country of the Gadarenes
In ( Matthew 8:28 ) it is called the country of the Gergesenes, (See Gill on Matthew 8:28) as it is here, in the Arabic and Ethiopic versions; and "of the Gerasenes", in the Vulgate Latin; but the Syriac and Persic versions read, "of the Gadarenes", as in ( Mark 5:1 ) . (See Gill on Mark 5:1).

which is over against Galilee:
from whence the ship launched, and Christ and his disciples came.

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