-1. Fifth son of Jacob andBilhah Genesis 30:6; 35:25 .Descendants of Genesis 46:23; Numbers 26:42, 43

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See TRIBE , below .Blessed of Jacob Genesis 49:16, 17

-2. TRIBE .Census of Numbers 1:39; 26:42, 43 .Inheritance of, according to the allotment of Joshua

Joshua 19:40-47 .Of Ezekiel Ezekiel 48:1 .Position of, in journey and camp, during the exodus Numbers

2:25, 31; 10:25 .Blessed by Moses Deuteronomy 33:22 .Fail to conquer the Amorites Judges 1:34, 35

.Conquests by Joshua 19:47; Judges 18:27-29 .Deborah rebukes, for their cowardice Judges 5:17 .Idolatry

of Judges 18 .Commerce of Judges 5:17; Ezekiel 27:19

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-3. A city of the tribe of Dan Also called LAISH, and LESHEM Genesis 14:14; Deuteronomy 34: 1; Judges

20:1; Jeremiah 8:16 .Captured by the people of Dan Joshua 19:47 .Idolatry established at Judges 18; 1

Kings 12:28, 29; Amos 8:14 .Capture by Ben-hadad 1 Kings 15:20; 2 Chronicles 16:4