See Alan R. Millard, “King Og’s Iron Bed—Fact or Fancy?” BR 06:02. Another name given to the site is Gilgal Rephaim. Although completely unfounded, it is nonetheless interesting. Gilgal is the Biblical term for a circle of stones, and Rephaim is the name of a legendary race of giant people who, according to the Bible, lived in the Bashan region (the Biblical name of the Golan).