Joshua 16:3; Joshua 16:5; Joshua 18:13–14; 1 Kings 9:17; 1 Chronicles 7:24; 2 Chronicles 8:5

Then it goes down westward to the territory of the Japhletites, as far as the territory of Lower kBeth-horon, then to lGezer, and it ends at the sea.

The territory of the people of Ephraim by their clans was as follows: the boundary of their inheritance on the east was nAtaroth-addar as far as Upper Beth-horon,

13 From there the boundary passes along southward in the direction of Luz, to the shoulder of cLuz (that is, Bethel), then the boundary goes down to dAtaroth-addar, on the mountain that lies south of Lower eBeth-horon. 14 Then the boundary goes in another direction, turning on the fwestern side southward from the mountain that lies to the south, opposite Beth-horon, and it ends at Kiriath-baal (gthat is, Kiriath-jearim), a city belonging to the people of Judah. This forms the western side.

17 so Solomon rebuilt Gezer) and hLower Beth-horon

24 His daughter was Sheerah, who built both Lower and Upper wBeth-horon, and Uzzen-sheerah.

He also built oUpper Beth-horon and Lower Beth-horon, pfortified cities pwith walls, gates, and bars,