Bible Scenes Uncovered In Ruins Of Ancient Synagogue
On a hill above the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel, archaeologists have discovered one amazing floor mosaic after another.
Bible Scenes Uncovered In Ruins Of Ancient Synagogue
On a hill above the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel, archaeologists have discovered one amazing floor mosaic after another.
Dodanim
Dodanim (דודנים) or Rodanim, (רודנים), (Greek: Ρόδιοι) was, in the Book of Genesis, a son of Javan (thus, a great-grandson of Noah). Dodanim's brothers, according to Genesis 10:4, were Elishah, T...
Amam (Bible)
Amam (Hebrew: אמם‎, 'ămâm) is an unidentified site the Negeb of Judah, near the border with Edom, mentioned in the Biblical Book of Joshua 15:26.
Cave of Elijah
The Cave of Elijah is a grotto written about in the Hebrew Bible, where the prophet Elijah took shelter during a journey into the wilderness (1 Kings 19:8).In the Books of Kings Elijah had been t...
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Zuph
Zuph meaning honeycomb in Hebrew - is the Biblical name of:
Valley of Elah
The Valley of Elah, Ella Valley, "the valley of the terebinth" (Hebrew: עמק האלה‎ Emek HaElah) (Arabic Wadi es-Sunt), so called after the large and shady terebinth trees (Pistacia atlantica...
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Goath
Gibeat Goath or the Hill of Death (of roaring, groaning) is a hill near Jerusalem, mentioned in Jeremiah 31:39. Jeremiah predicts (Jer. 31:36-40) that the city should in future times extend beyond th...
Adami-nekeb
Adami-nekeb according to the Revised Version, or Adami-hannekeb (Hebrew: אדמי הנקב‎, i.e. the pass Adami), is a place mentioned in the Hebrew Bible Book of Joshua (19:33), as a passage on th...
Ezem
Ezem (Hebrew: עצם‎, vars. ‛Atsem or Otzem, meaning strength) is an unidentified site in the Negeb of Judah toward the Edomite border. It is mentioned in the Biblical Book of Joshua(15:29; 19...
Mizraim
Mizraim (Hebrew: מִצְרַיִם / מִצְרָיִם,  Mitzráyim  Mizrraym /  ; Miṣrāyim ; cf. Arabic مصر, Miṣr) is the Hebrew and Aramaic name for the land of Egypt, with the dual suffix -ā...
Azal (Bible)
Azal (אצל), or Azel, is a location mentioned in the Book of Zechariah 14:5, in Bibles that use the Hebrew Masoretic Text as the source for this verse. In Bibles that follow the Greek Septuagint (LXX) ...
Yarmouk River
The Yarmuk River, sometimes also spelled "Yarmouk" (Arabic: نهر اليرموك‎, Nahr Al-Yarmuk, or شريعة المناذرة, Shariat el Menadhirah; Hebrew: נהר הירמוך‎, Nahar HaYarmukh; Ancient G...
Yarmouk River - Wikipedia
Mount Horeb
Mount Horeb, Hebrew: חֹרֵב, Greek in the Septuagint: χωρηβ, Latin in the Vulgate: Horeb, is the mountain at which the book of Deuteronomy in the Hebrew Bible states that the Ten Commandments were give...
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Elam
Elam (/ˈiːləm/) was an ancient Pre-Iranic civilization centered in the far west and southwest of what is now modern-day Iran, stretching from the lowlands of what is now Khuzestan and Ilam Province as...
Elam - Wikipedia
Arnon (western Jordan)
35°34′24″E / 31.46583°N 35.57333°E / 31.46583; 35.57333Wadi Mujib, historically known as Arnon, is a river in Jordan which enters the Dead Sea at 410 metres (1,350 ft) be...
Arnon (western Jordan) - Wikipedia
Land of Goshen
The Land of Goshen (Hebrew: אֶרֶץ גֹּשֶׁן‎ or ארץ גושן Eretz Gošen) is named in the Bible as the place in Egypt given to the Hebrews by the pharaoh of Joseph (Genesis 45:9 - 10), and the land fr...
Zoheleth
 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Easton, Matthew George (1897). "". Easton's Bible Dictionary (New and revised ed.). T. Nelson and Sons. Zohe...
Jezreel Valley
The Jezreel Valley (Hebrew: עמק יזרעאל‎, translit. Emek Yizra'el), (Arabic: مرج إبن عامر‎ "Marj Ibn Amer") is a large fertile plain and inland valley south of the Lower Galilee reg...
Jezreel Valley - Wikipedia
Kidron Valley
The Kidron Valley (classical transliteration, Cedron, from Hebrew: נחל קדרון‎, Naḥal Qidron; also Qidron Valley; Arabic: وادي الجوز‎, Wadi al-Joz for the upper segment near the Tem...
Kidron Valley - Wikipedia
Erech
Uruk (Cuneiform: 𒌷𒀔, UNUG; Sumerian: Unug; Akkadian: Uruk; Aramaic/Hebrew: אֶרֶךְ Erech; Ancient Greek: Ὀρχόη Orchoē, Ὠρύγεια Ōrugeia; Arabic: وركاء‎, Warkā') was an ancient city...
Erech - Wikipedia
Alush
Alush (Hebrew: אָלוּשׁ‎) was one of the places, the last before Rephidim, at which the Israelites rested on their way to Mount Sinai (Numbers 33:13, 14). It was probably situated on the shor...
Mountains of Ararat
The Mountains of Ararat (Armenian: Արարատ, Biblical Hebrew הָרֵי אֲרָרָט, Tiberian hārēy Ǎrārāṭ, Septuagint: τὰ ὄρη τὰ Ἀραράτ) is the place named in the Book of Genesis where Noah's Ark came to r...
Mountains of Ararat - Wikipedia
Macmillan Bible Atlas
The Macmillan Bible Atlas is a book on the geography, civilizations and cartography of the Holy Land. It describes the movements of biblical characters, trade routes and battles. It also refers to ar...
Macmillan Bible Atlas - Wikipedia
Ziph (Judean Mountains)
Ziph was a city in the Judean Mountains (Joshua 15:55), south-east of Hebron. Here David hid himself from Saul (1 Samuel 23:19; Psalm 54). The name of Zif is found about four miles south of Hebron, at...