Places of Section 7

The Sea-coast

89. Lot of Dan

A large red inscription suggests the tribe of Danites.


The seventh lot came out for the tribe of Dan, according to its families. The territory of its inheritance included Zorah, Eshtaol, Ir-shemesh, Shaalabbin, Aijalon, Ithlah, Elon, Timnah, Ekron, Eltekeh, Gibbethon, Baalath, Jehud, Bene-berak, Gath-rimmon, Me-jarkon, and Rakkon at the border opposite Joppa. (Josh 19:40-46)

Map Section 7 Ancient Sources Discussion


Photo: The land assigned to the Danites was never actually taken by them.

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