Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Rgm (ancient name)


Latitude, Longitude16.128056, 44.815278
Point Precision100 km
Coordinates Source
General Location Notes
  • International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Raamah): “Sabean ’rgm,’ located near Ma‘in in southwest Arabia”
  • Tyndale Bible Dictionary (2001) (Raama, Raamah): “Raamah’s name was later given to a town perhaps identifiable with Ma’in in southwest Arabia”
Precise Coordinates Notesthis is the capital of Ma’in, Qanawu, also sometimes called Ma’in; it’s not clear which "Ma’in" International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Raamah) has in mind; the kingdom of Ma’in is nearby; also see Wikimedia Commons for a map
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Biblical places associated with Rgm

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

satellite view of the region around Rgm
Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019 (modified)