in vision, Nephi1 sees many cities destroyed, 1 Ne. 12:4 (3 Ne. 8:14–16).
Isaiah1 is called to preach until cities be wasted without inhabitants, 2 Ne. 16:8–11 (Isa. 6:8–11).
Nephite custom to call cities after him who first possessed them, Alma 8:7.
Nephite armies dig up heaps of earth round about all cities, Alma 50:1.
battles fought from city to city, Alma 62:32 (Hel. 4:16; Morm. 8:7).
trees allowed to grow for timber to build cities, Hel. 3:9.
Nephites do not believe they can be destroyed because cities are great, Hel. 8:6.
many cities are built anew and many old cities are repaired, 3 Ne. 6:7.
many cities destroyed at time of Crucifixion, 3 Ne. 8:8–10, 14–15 (9:3–10).
city set on hill cannot be hid, 3 Ne. 12:14 (Matt. 5:14).
I will cut off cities of thy land, 3 Ne. 21:15 (Micah 5:11).
many cities are rebuilt, 4 Ne. 1:7–9.
Coriantum1 builds many mighty cities, Ether 9:23.
Jerusalem to be built up again and become holy city, Ether 13:5.