For various scholarly views on Balu‘a’s identification in the Bible, see J. Maxwell Miller, “The Israelite Journey through (around) Moab and Moabite Toponymy,” Journal of Biblical Literature 108 (1989), pp. 593–595; Udo Worschech, “Ar Moab,” Zeitschrift für die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 109 (1997), p. 252; Edward Lipin´ski, On the Skirts of Canaan in the Iron Age: Historical and Topographical Researches (Leuven: Peeters, 2006), p. 354.