Ancient En-Gedi - Map of New Testament Israel
EN-GE`DI (fountain of the goat), A town of Judah on the
western shore of the Dead Sea, Josh 15:62 ; Ezek. 47:10.
Originally called Hazazon Tamar on account of its palm-
groves, 2 Chron. 20:2 ; Ecclus. 24:14. It is identified by
the fountain of Ain Jidy, on an elevation some four hundred
feet above the sea, Gen. 14:7 ; 1 Sam. 24:1-4. Its
vineyards were celebrated by Solomon, Song of Sol. 1:14