Byblos is one of the oldest cities in Lebanon. Its history can be traced back to the time when the first fishermen settled here 7,000 years ago. Byblos is still the oldest city in the world that has ever been inhabited. Located in the coastal area of Lebanon, Bibrus has been inhabited since the Neolithic Age and has been closely linked with the legends and history of the Mediterranean for thousands of years. Bible is also closely related to the development and spread of the Phoenician alphabet. It is also the biblical name's biblical origin. Byblos is the etymology of the word Bible in English. Bible originally means "book".