Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Tel Erani


Also CalledTel Gat, Tell Araq el Menshiyeh, Tell el Areini, Tell Sheikh Ahmed el Areini
Latitude, Longitude31.612090, 34.786220
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)129765/113374
Point Precisionarchaeological site in modern settlement
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia (1975) (Gath of the Philistines): “five miles northwest of Lachish
  • New Bible Dictionary (1996) (Gath): “30 km northeast of Gaza
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Biblical places associated with Tel Erani


panorama of Tel Erani
Credit: יפעת אופק (modified)