Bethlehem

Bethlehem is a small city located some 10 km south of the Old City of within the , in an "Area A" zone administered by the Palestinian Authority.
Photo: Aurelio de Sandoval, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
The , or Basilica of the Nativity, is a basilica located in Bethlehem in the . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Synagogue
is the site revered as the burial place of the matriarch Rachel. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Museum
Baituna al-Talhami Museum or the Bethlehem Folklore Museum is one of the largest museums in the Palestinian territories.

Church
The of Our Lady also called Grotto of Our Lady or Milk Grotto, is a Catholic chapel in Bethlehem in the of the Palestinian Territories, erected in 1872. Photo: Antoinetav, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a Palestinian town east of Bethlehem under the administration of the Palestinian National Authority. Photo: NicFer, Public domain.

Town
is a Palestinian Christian town in the of the . Photo: Gilabrand, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
or Armon HaNetziv is a Jewish neighborhood in southern , established by in 1973 on land captured in the Six-Day War and occupied since. is situated 6 km northeast of Bethlehem. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Bethlehem

Latitude
31.7044° or 31° 42' 15.7" north
Longitude
35.2062° or 35° 12' 22.3" east
Open Location Code
8G3QP634+PF
Population
27,000
United Nations Location Code
PS BTH
Elevation
775 metres (2543 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 431636549
Geo­Names ID
284315
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Bethlehem, Palestina
  • Afrikaans: Betlehem
  • Akan: Betlehem
  • Amharic: ቤተ ልሔም
  • Arabic: Belen
  • Arabic: بيت لحم
  • Arabic: بَيْت لَحْم
  • Aragonese: Betlem
  • Armenian: Բեթղեհեմ
  • Armenian: Բեթղեհէմ
  • Asturian: Belén
  • Azerbaijani: Betlehəm
  • Azerbaijani: Beytləhm
  • Banjar: Baitul Lahmi
  • Basque: Betleem
  • Belarusian: Бэтлеем
  • Belarusian: Віфлеем
  • Bengali: বেথলেহেম
  • Bengali: বৈৎলেহম
  • Breton: Bethlehem
  • Bulgarian: Витлеем
  • Catalan: Betlem
  • Cebuano: Bethlehem
  • Central Bikol: Bethlehem
  • Central Kurdish: بەیت لەحم
  • Chinese: Pek-lī-hêng
  • Chinese: 伯利恆
  • Chinese: 白冷城
  • Chuvash: Вифлеем
  • Cornish: Bethlem
  • Corsican: Betlemme
  • Croatian: Betlehem
  • Czech: Betlém
  • Danish: Betlehem
  • Dimli (individual language): Beytullahim
  • Dutch: Bethlehem
  • Egyptian Arabic: بيت لحم
  • English: Bayt Lahm
  • English: Beit Lahm
  • Esperanto: Bet-Leĥem
  • Esperanto: Bet-Leĥemo
  • Estonian: Petlemm
  • Faroese: Betlehem
  • Finnish: Betlehem
  • French: Bethléem
  • Galician: Belén
  • Georgian: ბეთლემი
  • Georgian: ბეით-ლაჰმი
  • German: Bait Lahm
  • German: Bayt Laḥm
  • German: Bethlehem
  • German: Betlehem
  • Gothic: 𐌱𐌴𐌸𐌻𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌼/Beþlaihaim
  • Gothic: 𐌱𐌴𐌸𐌻𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌼
  • Greek: Βηθλεέμ
  • Guarani: Belẽ
  • Guarani: Velẽ
  • Haitian: Bètleyèm
  • Hebrew: בית לחם
  • Hebrew: בית לחם יהודה
  • Hindi: बेथलहम
  • Hungarian: Betlehem
  • Icelandic: Betlehem
  • Inari Sami: Betlehem
  • Indonesian: Betlehem
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Bethlehem
  • Interlingue: Bethlem
  • Irish: Beitheal
  • Irish: Beithil
  • Italian: Betlemme
  • Japanese: ベツレヘム
  • Javanese: Betlehem
  • Javanese: Bètléhem
  • Kalaallisut: Bethlehem
  • Kannada: ಬೆಥ್‌ಲೆಹೆಮ್
  • Kannada: ಬೇಥಲಹಮ್
  • Karachay-Balkar: Вифлеем
  • Korean: 베들레헴
  • Latin: Bethleem
  • Latvian: Bētleme
  • Lingala: Bɛtɛlɛmɛ
  • Lithuanian: Betliejus
  • Lombard: Betlem
  • Low German: Bethlehem
  • Low German: Betlum
  • Lower Sorbian: Betlehem
  • Luxembourgish: Betlehem
  • Macedonian: Витлеем
  • Maithili: बेथलेहम
  • Malagasy: Betlehema
  • Malay: Baitullaham
  • Malay: Bethlehem
  • Malayalam: ബെത്‌ലഹേം
  • Maltese: Bethlehem
  • Marathi: बेथलेहेम
  • Min Dong Chinese: Bethlehem
  • Min Dong Chinese: Báik-lé-hèng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pek-lī-hêng
  • Moksha: Бетлеем
  • Mongolian: Бетлехем
  • Nepali: बेथलेहम
  • Northern Frisian: Bethlehem
  • Norwegian: Betlehem
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Betlehem
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Betlehem
  • Occitan (post 1500): Betelèm
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܒܝܬ ܠܚܡ
  • Ossetian: Вифлеем
  • Panjabi: ਬੇਥਲਹਮ
  • Persian: بیت‌لحم
  • Picard: Bétléèm
  • Polish: Betlejem
  • Portuguese: Belem
  • Portuguese: Belém
  • Pushto: بیت لحم
  • Romanian: Bethleem Efrata
  • Romanian: Betleem
  • Russian: Байт-Лахм
  • Russian: Бейт-Лехем
  • Russian: Бетлам
  • Russian: Бетлехем
  • Russian: Вифлеем
  • Sardinian: Betlemme
  • Scots: Bethlehem
  • Serbian: Витлејем
  • Serbo-Croatian: Betlehem
  • Sicilian: Betlemmi
  • Silesian: Betlejym
  • Slovak: Betlehem
  • Slovenian: Betlehem
  • Slovenian: Davidovo mesto
  • Spanish: Belen
  • Spanish: Belén
  • Spanish: Belén de Judá
  • Swahili: Bethlehemu
  • Swedish: Betlehem
  • Swiss German: Bethlehem
  • Tagalog: Belen
  • Tagalog: Belén
  • Tamil: பெத்லகேம்
  • Tatar: Бәйтлеһем
  • Thai: เบธเลเฮม
  • Tok Pisin: Betlehem
  • Tosk Albanian: Bethlehem
  • Turkish: Betlehem
  • Turkish: Beytüllahim
  • Uighur: بېتلېخېم
  • Ukrainian: Вифлеєм
  • Ukrainian: Віфлеєм
  • Upper Sorbian: Betlehem
  • Urdu: بیت اللحم
  • Urdu: بیت لحم
  • Uzbek: Bifleem
  • Uzbek: Vifleem
  • Venetian: Betleme
  • Veps: Viflejem
  • Vietnamese: Bethlehem
  • Walloon: Betleyem
  • Waray (Philippines): Belen
  • Welsh: Bethlehem
  • Western Armenian: Բեթղեհէմ
  • Western Frisian: Betlehem
  • Western Frisian: Betlehim
  • Western Panjabi: بیت اللحم
  • Wolof: Betleyem
  • Wu Chinese: 白冷
  • Yiddish: בית לחם
  • Yue Chinese: 白冷城
  • Zeeuws: Bethlehem
  • Bayt Laḩm
  • Beit Lehem

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