The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire BibleGenesis 11:18
And Peleg lived thirty years, and begat Reu.
] Or Ragau, as
he is called in the Septuagint version, the letter (e) being pronounced
as a "G", as in Gaza and Gomorrah: he is supposed to give name to a large
plain called Ragau, near Assyria, about Tigris and Euphrates,
``Even in those days king Nabuchodonosor made war with king
Arphaxad in the great plain, which is the plain in the
borders of Ragau.'' (Judith 1:5)
and to Ragis in Media,
``In that day Tobit remembered the money which he had
committed to Gabael in Rages of Media,'' (Tobit 4:1)
where Strabo F6 makes mention of a city of the same name.
F6 Geograph. l. 11. p. 354.