Elon, Timnah, Ekron,
Eltekeh, Gibbethon, Baalath,
Jehud, Beneberak, Gathrimmon,
Mejarkon, and Rakkon, as well as the territory around Joppa.
When the people of Dan lost their land, they went to Laish and attacked it. They captured it, killed its people, and claimed it for themselves. They settled there and changed the name of the city from Laish to Dan, naming it after their ancestor Dan. 148
These cities and their towns were in the land which the families of the tribe of Dan received as their possession.
When the people of Israel finished dividing up the land, they gave Joshua son of Nun a part of the land as his own.
As the Lord had commanded, they gave him the city he asked for: Timnath Serah, in the hill country of Ephraim. He rebuilt the city and settled there.
Eleazar the priest, Joshua son of Nun, and the leaders of the families of the tribes of Israel assigned these parts of the land by drawing lots a to consult the Lord at Shiloh, at the entrance of the Tent of the Lord's presence. In this way they finished dividing the land.