Euphrates

The Euphrates River is one of one of the four rivers in the Garden of Eden (Gen 1:4).

It runs parallel to the Tigris River and extends from present day Turkey, through Syria and Iraq, and into the Persian Gulf.

The long stretch of land between the two rivers is Mesopotamia.

Euphrates appears in 34 Bible verses: Gen 2:14, Gen 15:18, Gen 31:21, Gen 36:37, Ex 23:31, Deut 1:7, Deut 11:24, Josh 1:4, Josh 24:2, 2 Sam 8:3, 2 Sam 10:16, 1 Kgs 4:21, 1 Kgs 4:24, 1 Kgs 14:15, 2 Kgs 23:29, 2 Kgs 24:7, 1 Chr 1:48, 1 Chr 5:9, 1 Chr 18:3, 1 Chr 19:16, 2 Chr 9:26, 2 Chr 35:20, Isa 27:12, Jer 2:18, Jer 13:4, Jer 13:5, Jer 13:6, Jer 13:7, Jer 46:2, Jer 46:6, Jer 46:10, Jer 51:63, Rev 9:14 and Rev 16:12.

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