Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Ed Deir


Latitude, Longitude31.250523, 35.680758
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)214821/073306
Point Precisionpoint on tel
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992) (Horonaim (place)): “southwest of Rabba on the west edge of the plateau”
  • Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000) (Horonaim): “on the northern side of Wadi el Kerak atop Ed-Der, southwest of Rabbah
  • Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary (2003) (Horonaim): “two miles northwest of Rakin
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Biblical places associated with Ed Deir

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

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