Places of the Tanakh (T-X)

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תַּדְמֹר
Tadmor – Desert city built by Solomon (II Chronicles 8:4)

עֵמֶק הָאֵלָה
Terebinth Valley [also translated as ‘Ela] – Valley where David faced Goliath (I Samuel 17:2)

תִּמְנַת-סֶרַח
Timnath-serah (Timnat-serah) – Burial place of Joshua (Joshua 19:50)

תִרְצָה
Tirzah (Tirza) – City from where Baasa reigned over Israel (I Kings 15:33)

טוֹב
Tob (Tov) – Land to which Jephtha fled from his brothers (Judges 11:3)

תֹּפֶת
Topheth (Tofet) – Location in the Valley of Hinnom where the Canaanites sacrificed children to Molech (II Kings 23:10)

אוּר כַּשְׂדִּים
Ur Kasdim (Ur-kasdim) – Land where Abraham was born (Genesis 11:28,31)

עוּץ
Uz (Uz) – Territory where Job lived (Job 1:1)

עֵמֶק עָכוֹר
Valley of Achor (Valley of ‘Akhor) – Valley near Jericho (Joshua 7:24)

חַל אֶשְׁכּוֹל
Valley of Eshcol (Wadi of Eshkol) – Valley where the spies took the cluster of grapes (Numbers 13:24)

גֵּי בֶן-הִנֹּם
Valley of Hinnom – “Ge Hinnom – Gehenna” Valley on the west side of Jerusalem (Joshua 15:8)

מִדְבַּר פָּארָן
Wilderness of Paran – Wilderness where Hagar and Ishmael were banished; Wilderness where David spent some time after Samuel died (Genesis 21:21; I Samuel 25:4)