Western Wall (building)

URI https://medievalmideast.org/place/17392

an ancient wall in the Old City of Jerusalem

Names

  • Hebrew: כותל מערבי = KWTL MʿRBY 1
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Event DescriptionDate
Events mentioned by Benjamin of Tudela 1 before c.1170c.117313th C1907

Sources

  • 1Western Wall: Marcus N. Adler, ed., The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela (London: Frowde, 1907), 36 [Hebrew with English translation].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson and Liran Yadgar, “Western Wall” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/place/17392.

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  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML and Hebrew transliteration from Benjamin of Tudela's travelogue
  • Liran Yadgar: place categorization; abstract; and categorization, matching, Hebrew collection from Benjamin of Tudela's travelogue
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