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2 Chronicles 11:18

Overview - 2 Chronicles 11
Rehoboam raising an army to subdue Israel, is forbidden by Shemaiah.
He strengthens his kingdom with forts and provisions.
13 The priests and Levites, and such as feared God, forsaken by Jeroboam, strengthen the kingdom of Judah.
18 The wives and children of Rehoboam.
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2 Chronicles 11:18  (King James Version)
And Rehoboam took him Mahalath the daughter of Jerimoth the son of David to wife, and Abihail the daughter of Eliab the son of Jesse;
 


A
M. 3029-3046. B.C. 975-958. daughter.
Eliab was David's eldest brother; and more than eighty years had elapsed since David, at the age of thirty, began to reign: Abigail must therefore have been grand-daughter to Eliab; and this shows the latitude in which the words son and daughter are used in Scripture.

Eliab
1 Samuel 16:6 ; 1 Samuel 17:13 1 Samuel 17:28 1 Chronicles 2:13 ; 27:18

Elihu
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