Modern locations of places in the Bible:



Also CalledAyn az Zara, Az Zarah, Ein ez Zara, Ez Zarat, Kallirhoe
Latitude, Longitude31.597000, 35.559306
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)203128/111679
Point Precisionpoint in visible remains
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Zereth Shahar): “2 miles below [south of] the point where the Wadi Nahaliel [Wadi Zerqa Main] flows into the Dead Sea from the east”
  • New Unger’s Bible Dictionary (1988) (Zereth-shahar): "in" Wadi Zerqa Main
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Biblical places associated with Callirrhoe


ruins at Callirrhoe
Credit: Otto von Freising (modified)