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2 Chronicles 36:1 NLT

1 Then the people of the land took Josiah’s son Jehoahaz and made him the next king in Jerusalem.

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 36:1

  • a 36:2 - Hebrew Joahaz, a variant spelling of Jehoahaz; also in 36:4 .
  • b 36:3 - Hebrew 100 talents [3,400 kilograms] of silver and 1 talent [34 kilograms] of gold.
  • c 36:7 - Or temple.
  • d 36:9 - As in one Hebrew manuscript, some Greek manuscripts, and Syriac version (see also 2 Kgs 24:8 ); most Hebrew manuscripts read eight.
  • e 36:10 - Hebrew At the turn of the year. The first day of this year in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar was April 13, 597
  • f 36:10 - As in parallel text at 2 Kgs 24:17 ; Hebrew reads brother, or relative.
  • g 36:17 - Or Chaldeans.
  • h 36:19 - Or destroyed all the valuable articles from the Temple.
  • i 36:22 - The first year of Cyrus’s reign over Babylon was 538
  • j 36:22 - See Jer 25:11-12 ; 29:10 .