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2 Kings 18:16 NIV

16 At this time Hezekiah king of Judah stripped off the gold with which he had covered the doors and doorposts of the temple of the LORD, and gave it to the king of Assyria.

References for 2 Kings 18:16

Study tools for 2 Kings 18:16

  • a 18:2 - Hebrew "Abi," a variant of "Abijah"
  • b 18:4 - "Nehushtan" sounds like the Hebrew for both "bronze" and "snake" .
  • c 18:14 - That is, about 11 tons or about 10 metric tons
  • d 18:14 - That is, about 1 ton or about 1 metric ton
  • e 18:24 - Or "charioteers"