1 Chronicles 7:28
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New International Version
Their lands and settlements included Bethel and its surrounding villages, Naaran to the east, Gezer and its villages to the west, and Shechem and its villages all the way to Ayyah and its villages.

King James Bible
And their possessions and habitations were, Bethel and the towns thereof, and eastward Naaran, and westward Gezer, with the towns thereof; Shechem also and the towns thereof, unto Gaza and the towns thereof:

Darby Bible Translation
And their possession and dwelling-places were Bethel and its dependent villages, and eastward Naaran, and westward Gezer and its dependent villages, and Shechem and its dependent villages as far as to Gazah and its dependent villages.

World English Bible
Their possessions and habitations were Bethel and its towns, and eastward Naaran, and westward Gezer, with its towns; Shechem also and its towns, to Azzah and its towns;

Young's Literal Translation
And their possession and their dwellings are Beth-El and its small towns, and to the east Naaran, and to the west Gezer and its small towns, and Shechem and its small towns, unto Gaza and its small towns;

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

His daughter was Sherah - That is, remnant; "called so," says the Targum, "because she was the remnant that escaped from the slaughter mentioned above."

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Beth-el

Genesis 28:19 And he called the name of that place Bethel: but the name of that city was called Luz at the first.

Joshua 16:2 And goes out from Bethel to Luz, and passes along to the borders of Archi to Ataroth,

Judges 1:22 And the house of Joseph, they also went up against Bethel: and the LORD was with them.

Naaran Naaran, or Naarath, Eusebius says was a town in his time called Noorath, five miles from Jericho. It appears to be the same as Neara, mentioned by Josephus, from whence, he says, they brought the water which watered the palm-trees of Jericho.

Naarath
Gezer

1 Chronicles 6:66,67 And the residue of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their coasts out of the tribe of Ephraim...

towns [heb] daughters

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Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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