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2 Kings 23:29 CEBA

29 In his days, the Egyptian king Pharaoh Neco marched against the Assyrian king at the Euphrates River. King Josiah marched out to intercept him. But when Neco encountered Josiah in Megiddo, he killed the king.

Study tools for 2 Kings 23:29

  • a 23:6 - Heb lacks <i>image</i>; perhaps a pole dedicated to the goddess
  • b 23:7 - Traditionally <i>cultic prostitutes</i>
  • c 23:7 - Heb uncertain
  • d 23:11 - Heb uncertain
  • e 23:12 - Correction; MT <i>removed them quickly </i>or <i>ran from there</i>
  • f 23:14 - Heb <i>asherim</i>, perhaps objects devoted to the goddess Asherah
  • g 23:15 - Heb <i>asherah</i>, perhaps an object devoted to the goddess Asherah
  • h 23:16 - LXX; MT lacks <i>when Jeroboam stood by the altar at the festival. Josiah then turned and saw the tomb of the man of God.</i>