2 Kings 25:27 NIV

Jehoiachin Released

27 In the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the year Awel-Marduk became king of Babylon, he released Jehoiachin king of Judah from prison. He did this on the twenty-seventh day of the twelfth month.

References for 2 Kings 25:27

Study tools for 2 Kings 25:27

  • a 25:3 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text (see Jer. 52:6); Masoretic Text does not have "fourth" .
  • b 25:4 - Or "Chaldeans" ; also in verses 13, 25 and 26
  • c 25:4 - Or "the Jordan Valley"
  • d 25:5 - Or "Chaldean" ; also in verses 10 and 24
  • e 25:17 - That is, about 27 feet or about 8.1 meters
  • f 25:17 - That is, about 4 1/2 feet or about 1.4 meters