A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city; and contentions are as the bars of a palace.
and all their cities in their settlements and all their encampments they burned with fire.
1 Chronicles 11:7
And David dwelt in the stronghold; therefore they called it the city of David.
2 Chronicles 17:12
And Jehoshaphat waxed exceeding great; and he built in Judah castles and store-cities.
2 Chronicles 27:4
And he built cities in the hill-country of Judah, and in the forests he built castles and towers.
And a great tumult having arisen, the chiliarch, fearing lest Paul should have been torn in pieces by them, commanded the troop to come down and take him by force from the midst of them, and to bring him into the fortress.
These are the sons of Ishmael, and these are their names, in their hamlets and their encampments twelve princes of their peoples.
1 Chronicles 11:5
And the inhabitants of Jebus said to David, Thou shalt not come in hither. But David took the stronghold of Zion, which is the city of David.
And different persons cried some different thing in the crowd. But he, not being able to know the certainty on account of the uproar, commanded him to be brought into the fortress.
When thou dost lend thy brother anything, thou shalt not go into his house to secure his pledge. Thou shalt stand outside, and the man to whom thou hast made a loan shall bring out the pledge to thee without.