But Geshur and Aram took the towns of Jair from them, with Kenath and its daughter-towns, even sixty cities. All these were the sons of Machir the father of Gilead. Bible

“daughter-towns.” The Hebrew text is just “daughters,” referring to small close-by towns that are supported by a “mother” town, a large and normally well-fortified town (see commentary on Josh. 15:45).

Commentary for: 1 Chronicles 2:23