Places in the Bible Today:



Translated NamesTarah, Terah
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1 Identification

  1. within 50 km of Mithkah (ancient): very high confidence. It may be:
    1. satellite view of the region around Wadi Umm Hashimwithin 50 km of Wadi Umm Hashim

    2. panorama of ruins at Tel Beer Shevawithin 50 km of Tel Beer Sheva

    3. satellite view of the region around Ain Muweilehwithin 50 km of Ain Muweileh

    4. panorama of Har Zinwithin 50 km of Har Zin

    5. well along Wadi abu Taqiyawithin 50 km of Wadi abu Taqiya

    6. panorama from Qoseimehwithin 50 km of Qoseimeh

    7. satellite view of the region around Imaret el Khureishehwithin 50 km of Imaret el Khureisheh

    8. aerial panorama of ruins at Avdatwithin 50 km of Avdat

    9. panorama from Ain Qoseimehwithin 50 km of Ain Qoseimeh

    10. satellite view of the region around Tell es Saqatiwithin 50 km of Tell es Saqati

    11. satellite view of the region around Jebel el Hamrahwithin 50 km of Jebel el Hamrah

    12. well at Bir es Sebawithin 50 km of Bir es Seba

    13. satellite view of the region around Jebel es Sabhawithin 50 km of Jebel es Sabha

    14. satellite view of the region around Givat Hablanimwithin 50 km of Givat Hablanim

    15. satellite view of the region around Tel Masoswithin 50 km of Tel Masos

    16. panorama of Tel Sharuhenwithin 50 km of Tel Sharuhen

    17. trees at Bireinwithin 50 km of Birein

    18. panorama of Jebel Nebi Harunwithin 50 km of Jebel Nebi Harun

    19. aerial panorama looking west at the mouth of Wadi Jirafi, which is beyond the cropswithin 50 km of the mouth of Wadi Jirafi

Verses (2)

Num 33:27, 33:28

Linked Data Identifiers

Logos FactbookTerah (campsite) (2007)Terah
OpenBible.infoa944b90 (Terah)
UBS Names Databaseot ID_3090

Thumbnail Image Credits

Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019, gugganij, yandud , Hamal Photography, valleyofdawn, Matson Collection, אסף.צ, Matson Collection, Daniel Baránek, The devious diesel, Daniel Ventura, Uri, Matanba


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.