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Aram-naharaim

Gen 24:10

Ararat (Agri Dagi)

Gen 8:4; Tob 1:21

Ararat (Urartu, Van)

2 Kgs 19:37; Isa 37:38; Jer 51:27

Armenia (Ararat)

Isa 37:38 (LXX)

Ashkenaz (Armenia)

Jer 51:27

Caphtor (Cappadocia?)

Jer 47:4; Amos 9:7 (LXX; Vul.)

Charchemish

2 Chr 35:20; Isa 10:9; Jer 46:2–12

Caria, Carites?

1 Mac 15:23; 2 Kgs 11:4, 19

Cilicia

1 Mac 11:14; Judith 1:12; 2:21, 25

Cnidus

1 Mac 15:23

Eden?

Gen 2:8, 10, 15; 3:23–24; 4:16; 2 Kgs 19:12; Isa 51:3; Ezek 27:23; 28:13; 36:35; Joel 2:3

Euphrates River (Firat Nehri)

Gen 2:14; 15:18; Ex 23:31; Dt 1:7; 11:24; Josh 1:4; 2 Sam 8:3; 2 Kgs 24:7; 1 Chr 5:9; 18:3; 2 Chr 35:12, 20; Jer 13:4–7; 26:2, 6, 10; 28:63; Jud 1:6, 2:24; 1 Mac 3:32, 37; Sir 24:26; 1 Es 1:23, 25

Gozan

2 Kgs 17:6; 18:11; 19:12; 1 Chr 5:26; Isa 37:12

Habor River (Gumus Cay)

2 Kgs 17:6; 18:11; 1 Chr 5:26

Halicarnassus

1 Mac 15:23

Haran

Gen 11:31–32; 12:4–5; 27:43; 28:10; 29:4; 2 Kgs 19:12; Isa 37:12; Ezek 27:23

Helech (Cilicia)

Ezek 27:11

Kue (Cilicia)

1 Kgs 10:28; 2 Chr 1:16

Lud (Lydia)

Isa 66:19; Ezek 27:10?; Jud 1:23

Lycia

1 Mac 15:23

Lydia

Ezek 30:5

Magnesia on the Meander

Dan 11:18 (implied battle on “coastlands”)

Magog

Ezek 38:2

Mallus

2 Macc 4:30

Meshech

Ps 120:5; Ezek 27:13; 32:26; 38:2, 3; 39:1

Miletos

Ezek 27:18 (LXX)

Minni (Armenia)

Jer 51:27

Myndus

1 Mac 15:23

Nahor

Gen 24:10

Paddan-aram

Gen 25:20; 28:2–7; 31:18; 33:18; 35;9; 35:26; 46:15; 48:7

Pamphylia

1 Mac 15:23

Phaselis

1 Mac 15:23

Phrygia

2 Mac 5:22

Sampsames (Samsun)

1 Mac 15:23

Side

1 Mac 15:23

Sepharad (Sardis)

Ob 20

Syria

Judith 1:12

Tarsus

2 Macc 4:30

Tarshish (Tarsus)

Isa 66:19; Jon 1:3; 4:2

Thrace

2 Macc 12:35

Tigris River (Dicle Nehri)

Gen 2:14; Dan 10:4; Tob 6:1; Jud 1:6; Eccles 24:25

Togarmah (Gurun)

Ezek 27:14

Tubal

Isa 66:19: Ezek 27:13; 32:26; 38:2, 3; 39:1

Ur (Sanliurfa)

Gen 11:28, 31; 15:7; Neh. 9:7

 

New Testament



The origin of the church in Turkey goes back to the events immediately following
the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ in Judea. On the Day of Pentecost
Jews from Cappadocia, Pontus, Asia, Phrygia, and Pamphylia were gathered in
Jerusalem (Acts 2:9–10).......                                                            more

New Testament Line



30 / Acts2:9              Jews from Asia Minor at Jerusalem Pentecost.
33 / Acts9:                St. Paul sent off to Tarsus..
43 / Acts 11:19– 24   Church planted in Antioch among Jews & Gentiles..
44 / Acts 11:25– 30   St. Paul and St. Barnabas minister in Antioch        more

New Testament Sites




Adramyttium (Edremit)
Antioch (Antakya)
Asia
Assos (Behramkale)                                                                          more

Old Testament



Two of the four rivers in the Creation account have their source in eastern Turkey.
The Euphrates and Tigris Rivers flowed through the Garden of Eden (Gen. 2:13).
Some traditions suggest that this garden in which Adam and Eve lived was
located in southeastern Turkey                                                           more

Old  Testament Sites



Aram-naharaim       Gen 24:10
Ararat (Agri Dagi)     Gen 8:4; Tob 1:21
Ararat (Urartu, Van)  2 Kgs 19:37; Isa 37:38; Jer 51:27
Armenia (Ararat)      Isa 37:38 (LXX)                                                   more

 
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