Capernaum

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Capernaum
כְּפַר נַחוּם
Sites of Christianity in the Galillee - Ruins of the ancient Great Synagogue at Capernaum (or Kfar Nahum) on the shore of the Lake of Galilee, Northern Israel.jpg
Capernaum synagogue
Capernaum is locatit in Israel
Capernaum
Shawn within Israel
LocationNorth Destrict, Israel
RegionSea o Galilee
Coordinates32°52′52″N 35°34′30″E / 32.88111°N 35.57500°E / 32.88111; 35.57500Coordinates: 32°52′52″N 35°34′30″E / 32.88111°N 35.57500°E / 32.88111; 35.57500
TeepSettlement
History
CultursHasmonean, Roman
Site notes
CondeetionRuined

Capernaum (Ebreu: כְּפַר נַחוּם‬, Kfar Nahum, "Nahum's veelage") wis a fishin veelage established during the time o the Hasmoneans, locatit on the northren shore o the Sea o Galilee.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Freedman, DN 2000, Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible, Amsterdam University Press