24 The emperor of Assyria took people from the cities of Babylon, Cuth, Ivvah, Hamath, and Sepharvaim, and settled them in the cities of Samaria in place of the exiled Israelites. They took possession of these cities and lived there.

References for 2 Kings 17:24

    • e 17:24 - samaria: [The name of the capital city was applied to the territory of the former kingdom of Israel.]