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2 Kings 15:25

Overview - 2 Kings 15
Azariah's good reign.
He dying a leper, Jotham succeeds.
Zachariah the last of Jehu's generation, reigning ill, is slain by Shallum.
13 Shallum, reigning a month, is slain by Menahem.
16 Menahem strengthens himself by Pul.
21 Pekahiah succeeds him.
23 Pekahiah is slain by Pekah.
27 Pekah is oppressed by Tiglath-pileser, and slain by Hoshea.
32 Jotham's good reign.
36 Ahaz succeeds him.
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2 Kings 15:25  (King James Version)
But Pekah the son of Remaliah, a captain of his, conspired against him, and smote him in Samaria, in the palace of the king's house, with Argob and Arieh, and with him fifty men of the Gileadites: and he killed him, and reigned in his room.
 


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M. 3245. B.C. 759. Pekah.
27 ; 2 Chronicles 28:6

a captain
9:5 1 Kings 16:9

conspired
10 ; 9:14

with Argob
From the contstruction of the Hebrew text, it would appear that Argob and Arieh were slain with the king, and that the fifty Gileadites were conspirators with Pekah.
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