Modern locations of places in the Bible:



Also CalledSa’eer, Seir, Si’air, Si’ir
Latitude, Longitude31.584444, 35.145278
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)163834/110234
Point Precisionpoint in modern settlement
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Zior), International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Zior), Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia (1975) (Zior): “5 miles northeast of Hebron”
  • Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary (2009) (2Kgs 8:21): “a few miles northeast of Hebron
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Biblical places associated with Sair

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

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