2 Kings 23:13 DBY

13 And the high places that were before Jerusalem, which were on the right hand of the mount of corruption, which Solomon the king of Israel had built for Ashtoreth the abomination of the Zidonians, and for Chemosh the abomination of the Moabites, and for Milcom the abomination of the children of Ammon, did the king defile.

Study tools for 2 Kings 23:13

  • a 23:2 - Or 'one read.'
  • b 23:5 - Heb. chemarim, see Hos. 10.5; Zeph. 1.4: the only occurrences.
  • c 23:5 - Or 'planets.'
  • d 23:7 - Lit. 'houses.'
  • e 23:11 - Some read 'in.'
  • f 23:11 - Or 'eunuch.'
  • g 23:11 - Heb. parvarim, 'the dependencies of the temple,' possibly the same as parbar, 1Chron. 26.18.
  • h 23:14 - Or 'statues:' see ch. 3.2.
  • i 23:20 - 'Slaughtered,' as 1Kings 13.2.
  • j 23:26 - See Jer. 15.1-4.
  • k 23:30 - Or perhaps 'dying:' see 2Chron. 35.24.
  • l 23:35 - Or 'assessment.'