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2 Kings 23:13 NAS

13 The high places which were before * Jerusalem, which were on the right of 1the mount of destruction which Solomon the king of Israel had built for 2Ashtoreth the abomination of the Sidonians, and for 3Chemosh the abomination of Moab, and for Milcom the abomination of the sons of Ammon, the king defiled.

References for 2 Kings 23:13

Study tools for 2 Kings 23:13

  • a 23:3 - Lit "took a stand in"
  • b 23:4 - Lit "keepers of the threshold"
  • c 23:4 - I.e. a wooden symbol of a female deity, and so throughout the ch
  • d 23:6 - Lit "sons of the people"
  • e 23:7 - Or "tents;" lit "houses"
  • f 23:10 - I.e. place of burning
  • g 23:12 - Or "ran from there"
  • h 23:15 - So the Gr; Heb "burned the high place"
  • i 23:18 - Lit "let his bones escape with"
  • j 23:19 - So with ancient versions
  • k 23:19 - Lit "according to all the acts"
  • l 23:24 - Lit "consumed"
  • m 23:24 - Or "perform"
  • n 23:27 - Lit "house"
  • o 23:30 - Lit "him, dead"
  • p 23:34 - So with Gr; Heb "he came"
  • q 23:35 - Lit "mouth"