Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Khirbet Attir


Latitude, Longitude31.352500, 35.016111
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)151530/084530
Point Precisionpoint on tel
Coordinates Sources
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992): Jattir (place)
  • Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000): Jattir
  • Pleiades
  • Wikidata
  • Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary (2009): Josh 21:10-19
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Ether): “8 miles north of Beersheba
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Jattir), International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Jattir): “13 miles southwest of Hebron
  • New Unger’s Bible Dictionary (1988) (Athach): “near Enrimmon
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Biblical places associated with Khirbet Attir


ruins at Khirbet Attir
Credit: Shaofr (modified)