Places in the Bible Today:



Translated NamesShaveh-kiriathaim, Shaveh-Kiriathaim, Shaveh Kiriathaim
Typenatural area
Noteslikely the plain around Kiriathaim
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1 Identification

  1. within 1 km of Kiriathaim 1 (ancient): very high confidence. It may be:
    1. satellite view of the region around Al Qurayyatwithin 1 km of Al Qurayyat

    2. ruins at Khirbet al Mukhayyatwithin 1 km of Khirbet al Mukhayyat

    3. satellite view of the region around Khirbet el Qureiyewithin 1 km of Khirbet el Qureiye

    4. satellite view of the region around Tall Jalulwithin 1 km of Tall Jalul

Verses (1)

Gen 14:5

Linked Data Identifiers

Logos FactbookShaveh-kiriathaim (2007)Shaveh-kiriathaim
OpenBible.infoa86d49f (Shaveh-kiriathaim)
TIPNRKiriathaim@Gen.14.5, Shaveh@Gen.14.5
WikipediaList of minor biblical places#Shaveh Kiriathaim (anchor)

Thumbnail Image Credits

Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019, Bashar Tabbah


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.