Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Between Aleppo and Carchemish


Latitude, Longitude36.701400, 38.086500
Point Precisionsettlement in region
General Location Notes
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992) (Amaw (place)): “between Aleppo and the Euphrates
  • Biblica, volume 17 (1992) (page 44): "in the Sajur valley between Aleppo and Carchemish", though this source goes on to criticize this location
  • Zondervan Atlas of the Bible (2010) (Amaw), Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000) (Amaw), and International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Amaw) include Emer in this region at Tell Meskene
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Biblical places associated with between Aleppo and Carchemish


panorama of a lake in the region between Aleppo and Carchemish
Credit: عمرو بن كلثوم (modified)