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Judaean Mountains

mountain range in Israel and the West Bank
Judaean Hills

The Judaean Mountains, (Hebrew: הרי יהודה‎ "Harei Yehuda"; Arabic: جبال الخليل Jibal al-Khalil), also known as the Judaean Hills and Hebron Hills, is a mountain range in Israel and Palestine. It spreads across the borders of Israel and the West Bank, where Jerusalem and several other ancient cities are located. The mountains reach a height of 1,000 metres above sea level.[1]



  1. Peregrine, Peter N.; Ember, Melvin (2003). Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember (ed.). Encyclopedia of Prehistory: South and Southwest Asia. 8. Springer Science & Business Media. ISBN 978-0-306-46262-7. Retrieved 2012-02-13.

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