Places in the Bible Today:

Valley of Rephaim


Translated NamesRephaim Valley, Valley of Rephaim, valley of Rephaim, Valley of the Rephaim, valley of the Rephaim, Valley of the Rephaites
NotesZondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Rephaim) extends it north to "the Valley of Hinnom;" "extending southwest for several miles" (Logos Factbook) and descending "to Nahal Sorek" (Wikipedia)
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1 Identification

  1. Valley of Rephaim (modern): very high confidence
    1. park in the Valley of RephaimValley of Rephaim

Verses (8)

Josh-Ruth (2)
Josh 15:8, 18:16
1Sam-Esth (5)
2Sam 5:18, 5:22, 23:13
1Chr 11:15, 14:9
Job-Mal (1)
Isa 17:5

Linked Data Identifiers

Logos FactbookValley of Rephaim (2007)Valley of Rephaim
OpenBible.infoa7559e6 (Valley of Rephaim)


park in the Valley of Rephaim
Credit: Deror_avi (modified)


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.