he built cities
2 Chronicles 11:5-10
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Rehobo'am dwelt in Jerusalem, and he built cities for defense in Judah.
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He built Bethlehem, Etam, Teko'a,
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Beth-zur, Soco, Adullam,
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Gath, Mare'shah, Ziph,
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Adora'im, Lachish, Aze'kah,
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Zorah, Ai'jalon, and Hebron, fortified cities which are in Judah and in Benjamin.
2 Chronicles 14:7
And he said to Judah, "Let us build these cities, and surround them with walls and towers, gates and bars; the land is still ours, because we have sought the LORD our God; we have sought him, and he has given us peace on every side." So they built and prospered.
2 Chronicles 26:9
Moreover Uzzi'ah built towers in Jerusalem at the Corner Gate and at the Valley Gate and at the Angle, and fortified them.
2 Chronicles 26:10
And he built towers in the wilderness, and hewed out many cisterns, for he had large herds, both in the Shephe'lah and in the plain, and he had farmers and vinedressers in the hills and in the fertile lands, for he loved the soil.
the mountains
Joshua 14:12
So now give me this hill country of which the LORD spoke on that day; for you heard on that day how the Anakim were there, with great fortified cities: it may be that the LORD will be with me, and I shall drive them out as the LORD said."
Joshua 14:13
Then Joshua blessed him; and he gave Hebron to Caleb the son of Jephun'neh for an inheritance.
Luke 1:39
In those days Mary arose and went with haste into the hill country, to a city of Judah,