'Thirteen' in the Bible
bringing these burnt offerings made by fire as a pleasing aroma to the LORD: Thirteen young bulls, two rams, and fourteen one year old lambs, all without any defects,
along with their grain offering of fine flour mixed with olive oil three tenths for each of the thirteen bulls, two tenths for each of the two rams,
Beth-lebaoth, and Sharuhen, for a total of thirteen towns and villages.
The lottery went to the families of the descendants of Kohath. So the descendants of Aaron the priest, who were descendants of Levi, received thirteen cities by random lot from the tribes of Judah, Simeon, and Benjamin.
The descendants of Gershon received thirteen cities by random lot from the families of the tribes of Issachar, Asher, Naphtali, and from the half-tribe of Manasseh located in Bashan.
All of the cities allocated to the priests, who were descendants of Aaron, numbered thirteen, along with their pasture lands.
All the cities of the descendants of Gershon according to their families totaled thirteen, including their pasture lands.
But Solomon took thirteen years to build his own palace, and finally finished it.
From the tribe of Benjamin were allotted Geba with its surrounding suburbs, Alemeth with its surrounding suburbs, and Anathoth with its surrounding suburbs. All their towns allotted to their families totaled thirteen.