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1 Kings 15:27 NLT

27 Then Baasha son of Ahijah, from the tribe of Issachar, plotted against Nadab and assassinated him while he and the Israelite army were laying siege to the Philistine town of Gibbethon.

Study tools for 1 Kings 15:27

  • a 15:1 - Also known as Abijah.
  • b 15:2 - Hebrew Abishalom (also in 15:10 ), a variant spelling of Absalom; compare 2 Chr 11:20 .
  • c 15:6 - As in a few Hebrew and Greek manuscripts; most Hebrew manuscripts read between Rehoboam and Jeroboam.
  • d 15:10 - Or The queen mother; Hebrew reads His mother (also in 15:13 ); compare 15:2 .
  • e 15:12 - The Hebrew term (literally round things ) probably alludes to dung.
  • f 15:19 - As in Greek version; Hebrew reads There is a treaty.