311Jehoahaz was twenty-threeyearsold when he becameking, and he reignedthreemonths in Jerusalem ; and his mother'sname was 2Hamutal the daughter of Jeremiah of Libnah.
He didevil in the sight of the LORD, 3according to all that his fathers had done.
334PharaohNecoimprisoned him at 5Riblah in the land of 6Hamath, that he might not reign in Jerusalem ; and he imposed on the land a fine of one hundredtalents of silver and a talent of gold.
34PharaohNecomade7Eliakim the son of Josiahking in the place of Josiah his father, and 8changed his name to Jehoiakim. But he tookJehoahaz away and a9brought him to Egypt, and he diedthere.
So Jehoiakim10gave the silver and gold to Pharaoh, but he taxed the land in order to give the money at the bcommand of Pharaoh. He exacted the silver and gold from the people of the land, each according to his valuation, to give it to PharaohNeco.