Places of the Tanakh (H-K)

Places of the Tanakh >> Places of the Tanakh (H-K)

חָבוֹר
Habor (Havor) – Place in Assyria where the Tribes of Reuben, Gad and the half-Tribe of Manasseh were exiled (I Chronicles 5:26)

הַחֲכִילָה
Hachilah (Hakhila) – Place where David hid from Saul (I Samuel 23:19)

הֲדַדְרִמּוֹן
Hadadrimmon – Place where king Josiah was killed in battle (Zechariah 12:11; II Chronicles 35:22-25)

חֲדָשָׁה
Hadashah (Hadasha) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:37)

חֲדַתָּה
Hadattah (Hadatta) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:25)

חָדִיד
Hadid (Hadid) – City of the Tribe of Benjamin (modern-day el-Haditheh) (Ezra 2:33;, Nehemiah 7:37)

חַדְרָךְ
Hadrach (Hadrakh) – Unidentified country (Zechariah 9:1)

חְלַח
Hala (Halah) – Place in Assyria where the Tribes of Reuben, Gad and the half-Tribe of Manasseh were exiled (I Chronicles 5:26)

חַלְחוּל
Halhul (Halhul) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:58)

חֲמָת
Hamath (Hamat) – Canaanite city (Numbers 13:21)

חֲמָת צוֹבָה
Hamath-zobah (Hamat-zova) – City conquered by Solomon where store-houses were built (II Chronicles 8:3)

חַמַּת
Hammath (Hammat) – City of the Tribe of Naphtali (Joshua 19:35)

חַמּוֹן
Hammon (Hammon) – City of the Tribe of Asher (modern-day ‘Ain Hamul) (Joshua 19:28)

חַמֹּת דֹּאר
Hammoth-dor (Hammot-dor) – Levite city of the Tribe of Naphtali (Joshua 21:32)

הָרָא
Hara – Place in Assyria where the Tribes of Reuben, Gad and the half-Tribe of Manasseh were exiled (I Chronicles 5:26)

חֲרֹשֶׁת הַגּוֹיִם
Harosheth-goiim (Haroshet-haggoyim) – Residence of Sisera (modern-day el-Harithiyeh or Tel al-‘Amr) (Judges 4:2)

חַוְרָן
Hauran (Havran) – Northern boundary of the Land of Israel (modern-day southwest Syria) (Ezekiel 47:16)

חַוֹּת יָאִיר
Havvoth-jair (Havvot-ya’ir) – Cities east of the Jordan River associated with the half-Tribe of Manasseh and the Tribe of Gad (Numbers 32:41)

חֶלְבָּה
Helbah (Helba) – City of the tribe of Asher (Judges 1:31)

חָרְמָה
Hormah (Horma) – Canaanite city conquered by Joshua (modern-day Tsfat) (Joshua 12:14)

אִישׁ טוֹב
Ish-tob (Ish-tov) – Syrian kingdom (II Samuel 10:6)

יָגוּר
Jagur (Yagur) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:21)

יָנוֹחָה
Janoah (Yanoha) – City of the Tribe of Joseph/Epharim (modern-day Yanun) (Joshua 16:6)

יַרְמוּת
Jarmuth (Yarmut) – City of the Tribe of Judah; City of the Tribe of Issachar (Joshua 15:35; Joshua 21:29)

יַתִּיר
Jattir (Yattir) – City of the Tribe of Judah (modern-day Khirbet Attir/Horvat Yattir) (Joshua 15:48)

יְבוּס
Jebus (Yevus) – Jebusite city (modern-day Jerusalem) (Judges 19:10)

גַּלְעֵד
Jegar-sahadutha (Yegar-sahaduta) – Aramaic/Syrian name Laban gave to the place where Laban and Jacob placed a heap of stones as a sign of peace between them (Genesis 31:47-48)

יהֻד
Jehud (Yehud) – Area of the Tribe of Dan (Joshua 19:45)

ירוּשָׁלִַם
Jerusalem (Yerushalayim) – City capture by the Tribe of Judah (Judges 1:8); City where David eventually brought the head of Goliath (I Samuel 17:54); Capital City of King David (II Samuel 5:5)

יוּטָּה
Juttah (Yuta) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:55)

קָנָה
Kanah (Qana) – Brook on the border between the areas of Ephraim and Manasseh (moder-day Wadi Talaik or Aujeh River); City of the Tribe of Asher (Joshua 16:8)

קַּרְקָעָה
Karka (Qarqa) – Southren border area of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:3)

קַּרְקֹר
Karkor (Qarqor) – Place where Gideon captured two Mideonite kings (Judges 8:10)

קַרְתָּה
Kartah (Qarta) – Levitical city of the Tribe of Zebulun (Joshua 21:34)

קַטָּת
Kattath (Qattat) – City of the Tribe of Zebulun (Joshua 19:15)

קְדֵמֹת
Kedemoth (Qedemot) – City of the Tribe of Reuben (Joshua 13:18)

קְרִיּוֹת
Kerioth (Qeriyot) – City of the Tribe of Judah (modern-day el-Kureitein); City of Moab (Joshua 15:25; Jeremiah 48:24)

קְוֵה
Keveh (Qeve) – City where Solomon purchased horses (I Kings 10:28)

קִינָה
Kinah (Qina) – City of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:22)

כִנָּרֶת
Kinneret (Chinnereth) – Fortified city of the Tribe of Naphtali (Joshua 19:35)

קִרְיַת אַרְבַּע
Kiriath-arba (City of Arba) – City of the Tribe of Caleb (Joshua 15:13)

קִרְיַת יְעָרִים
Kiriath-jearim (Qiryat-ye’arim) – City of the Tribe of Benjamin (Joshua 18:15)

קִטְרוֹן
Kitron (Qitron) – City of the Tribe of Zebulun (Judges 1:30)

קִבְצַיִם
Kivzaim (Qivzayim) – Levitical City of the Tribe of Ephraim (Joshua 21:22)