3. The Division of the 12 Tribes

3. The Division of the 12 Tribes

Map

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Key

Early tribal boundaries

Boundary between Judah and northern Israel after 950 B.C.

Hivites

Dan

Mt. Hermon

Tyre

Dan

Hazor

Manasseh

Accho

Naphtali

Sea of Chinnereth (Galilee)

Mt. Carmel

Asher

Zebulun

Mt. Tabor

Dor

Issachar

Ramoth-gilead

Megiddo

Beth-shan

Mt. Gilboa

Manasseh

Jabesh-gilead

Jabbok

Mt. Ebal

Shechem

Great Sea (Mediterranean Sea)

Mt. Gerizim

Succoth

Joppa

Shiloh

Jordan River

Gad

Ephraim

Dan

Bethel

Jericho

Rabbah

Ashdod

Benjamin

Ammon

Jerusalem

Mt. Nebo

Ashkelon

Gath

Bethlehem

Reuben

Gaza

Lachish

Salt Sea (Dead Sea)

Arnon

Judah

Hebron

Beersheba

Arad

Moab

Simeon

Zered

Kadesh-barnea

Kilometers

0 40 80 120

A B C D

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Miles

0 25 50 75