The total number of towns allotted to the Merarite clans, who were the rest of the Levites, came to twelve.
References for Joshua 21:40
The towns of the Levites in the territory held by the Israelites were forty-eight in all, together with their pasturelands.
References for Joshua 21:41
Each of these towns had pasturelands surrounding it; this was true for all these towns.
So the LORD gave Israel all the land he had sworn to give their ancestors, and they took possession of it and settled there.
References for Joshua 21:43
The LORD gave them rest on every side, just as he had sworn to their ancestors. Not one of their enemies withstood them; the LORD gave all their enemies into their hands.
References for Joshua 21:44
Not one of all the LORD’s good promises to Israel failed; every one was fulfilled.
References for Joshua 21:45