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2 Chronicles 26:15 NIV

15 In Jerusalem he made devices invented for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 26:15

  • a 26:1 - Also called "Azariah"
  • b 26:5 - Many Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Syriac; other Hebrew manuscripts "vision"
  • c 26:19 - The Hebrew for "leprosy" was used for various diseases affecting the skin; also in verses 20, 21 and 23.
  • d 26:21 - Or "in a house where he was relieved of responsibilities"