Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Tel Halif


Also CalledHorvat Tila, Tell el Huweilfeh, Tell el Khuweilfeh, Tell Khuweilifa, Tell Khuweilifeh
Latitude, Longitude31.383330, 34.865640
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)137223/087983
Point Precisionpoint on tel
Coordinates Sources
General Location NotesZondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Ziklag): “9.5 miles northeast of Beersheba
Precise Coordinates Notesthe English Wikipedia article for Lahav says that it’s built on the tel, and Digital Archaeological Atlas of the Holy Land puts it there; however, the Hebrew wikipedia article says that it’s at the foot of the tel; Google, the Hebrew Wikipedia article for the tel, and the print map place it to the west as well, and the aerial photos (Israel GovMap) show traces of excavation, so this point is on the western hill
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Biblical places associated with Tel Halif


panorama of Tel Halif
Credit: Danny Gershoni (modified)