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Tappuah

Meaning: apple or apple place

This was the name of 5 places in the Bible…

  1. Tappuah, a town in the valley or lowland of Judah

    This was formerly a royal city of the Canaanites (Joshua 12:17; 15:34).

    It is now called Tuffuh, about 12 miles west of Jerusalem.

  2. Tappuah, a town or city on the border of Ephraim (Joshua 16:8; 17:8)

  3. The land of Tappuah

    The land of Tappuah fell to Manasseh, but the “city” to the Tribe of Ephraim.

    The land of Tappuah belonged to Manasseh, but Tappuah on the border of Manasseh belonged to the sons of Ephraim. —Joshua 17:8 NASB

  4. En-tappuah, the well of the apple, probably one of the springs near Yassuf (Joshua 17:7)

  5. Beth-tappuah, a city of the Tribe of Judah

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