Heshbon

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Map of Jordan with mark showing location of Heshbon
Map of Jordan with mark showing location of Heshbon
Heshbon
Location of Heshbon in modern-day Jordan

Heshbon (an aw Hesebon, Esebon, Esbous, Esebus; Ebreu: חשבון‎‎; Laitin: Esebus; Arabic: حشبون‎) wis an auncient toun locatit east o the Jordan River in the modren kinrick o Jordan an historically within the territories o Ammon an Auncient Israel. The day, it is a ruin, bearin its auld namesake, Tell Ḥesbān, locatit ca. 9 kilometers (5.6 mi) north o Madaba.

Coordinates: 31°48′03″N 35°48′32″E / 31.80083°N 35.80889°E / 31.80083; 35.80889