Joshua 21:27

Overview - Joshua 21
Eight and forty cities given by lot, out of the other tribes, unto the Levites.
43 God gives the land, and rest unto the Israelites, according to his promise.
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Joshua 21:27  (King James Version)
And unto the children of Gershon, of the families of the Levites, out of the other half tribe of Manasseh they gave Golan in Bashan with her suburbs, to be a city of refuge for the slayer; and Beeshterah with her suburbs; two cities.

And unto

20:8 Deuteronomy 1:4 ; 4:43 1 Chronicles 6:71

It is very probable that Beesh-terah is a contraction of {baith ashtaroth,} "the house of Ashtaroth," and the same as
Ashtaroth, which is the reading in 1 ; Ch 6:71