Modern locations of places in the Bible:



Also CalledAl Qosimah, Qesimeh, Qosimeh
Latitude, Longitude30.668889, 34.366667
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)089161/009022
Point Precisionpoint in modern settlement
Coordinates Sources
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992): Hashmonah (place)
  • Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000): Hashmonah
  • GeoNames
  • Wikidata
  • Wikidata (modern)
General Location NotesAnchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992) (Hashmonah (place)): “on the Wadi el Hashim
Precise Coordinates Notesthis is the settlement, as opposed to Ain Qoseimeh
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Biblical places associated with Qoseimeh


panorama from Qoseimeh
Credit: Matson Collection (modified)