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2 Kings 19:37 DBY

37 And it came to pass, as he was worshipping in the house of Nisroch his god, that Adrammelech and Sharezer [his sons] smote him with the sword; and they escaped into the land of Ararat. And Esarhaddon his son reigned in his stead.

Study tools for 2 Kings 19:37

  • a 19:3 - Or 'rejection.'
  • b 19:6 - Heb. 'young men.'
  • c 19:9 - Heb. Cush.
  • d 19:15 - See Deut. 32.39.
  • e 19:16 - Or 'which he hath sent.'
  • f 19:21 - i.e. 'unconquered:' said of Sidon, Isa. 23.12; Babylon, Isa. 47.1; Egypt, Jer. 46.11.
  • g 19:23 - Or 'forest of his Carmel.'
  • h 19:24 - i.e. 'Egypt;' the term 'Matsor' was applied originally to the fortified part of the country in the north-east. Isa. 19.6; 37.25; Mic. 7.12. Same word as 'fortress' in Jer. 10.17.
  • i 19:25 - Or 'purposed.'
  • j 19:26 - Lit. 'short of hand.'
  • k 19:33 - As Gen. 22.16.