The seventh lot came out for the tribe of Dan, clan by clan.
The territory of their inheritance included: Zorah, Eshtaol,1 Ir Shemesh,
Shaalabbin, Aijalon,2 Ithlah,
Elon, Timnah,3 Ekron,444
Eltekeh, Gibbethon,5 Baalath,645
Jehud, Bene Berak, Gath Rimmon,746
Me Jarkon and Rakkon, with the area facing Joppa.847
(But the Danites had difficulty taking possession of their territory,9 so they went up and attacked Leshem10, took it, put it to the sword and occupied it. They settled in Leshem and named11 it Dan after their forefather.)1248
These towns and their villages were the inheritance of the tribe of Dan,13 clan by clan.