Their possessions and habitations were Bethel and its daughter-towns; and to the east, Naaran; and to the west, Gezer with its daughter-towns; and Shechem and its daughter-towns as far as Ayyah and its daughter-towns; Bible see other translations

“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).

“Naaran.” A town down in the Rift Valley, north of Jericho.

Commentary for: 1 Chronicles 7:28