Jezreel Aerial View

Aerial of greater Jezreel with 2013 excavation areas plotted. Area M is Tel Jezreel; Area K is the winery at the foot of the hill; and Area S is the terrace just above the spring (Photo courtesy Jezreel Expedition).
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A site where older artifacts are dug up or otherwise revealed.

Literally "mound," a small hill-shaped site containing numerous occupational layers of a town or city built on top of one another over millennia.

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