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2 Kings 15:23 ESV

Pekahiah Reigns in Israel

23 In the fiftieth year of Azariah king of Judah, Pekahiah the son of Menahem began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and he reigned two years.

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      • a 15:5 - Leprosy was a term for several skin diseases; see Leviticus 13
      • b 15:5 - The meaning of the Hebrew word is uncertain
      • c 15:13 - Another name for Azariah
      • d 15:19 - Another name for Tiglath-pileser III (compare verse 29)
      • e 15:19 - A talent was about 75 pounds or 34 kilograms
      • f 15:20 - A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams