Places in the Bible Today:

Susa

Data

NamesShushan, Susa
Typesettlement
Geo Data KML (for Google Earth)
GeoJSON (for GIS applications)

1 Identification

  1. Shush (modern): very high confidence
    1. ruins at ShushShush

Verses (20)

1Sam-Esth (19)
Ezra 4:9
Neh 1:1
Esth 1:2, 1:5, 2:3, 2:5, 2:8, 3:15, 4:8, 4:16, 8:14, 8:15, 9:6, 9:11, 9:12, 9:13, 9:14, 9:15, 9:18
Job-Mal (1)
Dan 8:2

Linked Data Identifiers

SourceIdentifier
Biblemapper.com890
Logos FactbookSusa
OpenBible.info (2007)Susa
OpenBible.infoa033b84 (Susa)
TIPNRSusa@Ezr.4.9
UBS Names Databaseot ID_2836
WikidataQ180773

Image

ruins at Shush
Credit: Carole Raddato (modified)

About

This page identifies the current consensus around the modern location of this biblical place.

While I consulted sources for this place, there were no major disputes about its modern location.