4 the Lord said to Hosea, "Name him "Jezreel,' because it will not be long before I punish the king of Israel for the murders that his ancestor Jehu committed at Jezreel. a I am going to put an end to Jehu's dynasty. b 1

References for Hosea 1:4

    • 2 1:4 - 1.4 2 K 10.11.
    • b 1:4 - jezreel: [At this city Jehu assassinated the king of Israel and all the rest of the royal family, and became the first king of a new dynasty (see 2 K 9-10).]
    • c 1:4 - Jehu's dynasty; [or] the kingdom of Israel.