Places in the Bible Today:



Translated NamesBaal-peor, Mount Peor, Peor
Notesif it’s not the mountain that Beth-peor is on, then it’s likely nearby
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1 Identification

  1. within 1 km of Beth-peor (ancient): very high confidence. It may be:
    1. panorama of ruins at Khirbet Ayun Musawithin 1 km of Khirbet Ayun Musa

    2. satellite view of the region around Khirbet el Muhattawithin 1 km of Khirbet el Muhatta

    3. satellite view of the region around Tall Iktanuwithin 1 km of Tall Iktanu

Verses (8)

Gen-Deut (6)
Num 23:28, 25:3, 25:5, 25:18, 31:16
Deut 4:3
Josh-Ruth (1)
Josh 22:17
Job-Mal (1)
Ps 106:28

Linked Data Identifiers

Logos FactbookMount Peor (2007)Peor
OpenBible.infoa9ef72b (Peor)
UBS Names Databaseot ID_2421, ot ID_588

Thumbnail Image Credits

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin FRCP(Glasg), Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019


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.