Golgotha (Γολγοθᾶ, Golgotha). A hill outside of Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified (Matt 27:33; Mark 15:22; John 19:17). Also known by its Latin translation, Calvary. Translated into English as “The Place of the Skull” or “The Skull.” Traditional location is known, but the actual location is debated.
Calvary Another name for Golgotha (Γολγοθᾶ, Golgotha; τόπος κρανίον, topos kranion; κρανίον, kranion). Literally, “Skull Place,” this was the hill just outside of Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified (Matt 27:33; Mark 15:22; Luke 23:33; John 19:17; Heb 13:11–13). The English term “Calvary” is based on