Salt, City of

Salt, City of

A town assigned to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:62) in the wilderness and in association with En-gedi, along the Dead Sea. It is now identified as Khirbet Qumran, the location of the community that produced the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Josh 15:62

62Nibshan, the City of Salt, and En-gedi: six towns with their villages.

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