2 Kings 17:5

5 The king of Assyria invaded the entire land, marched against Samaria and laid siege to it for three years.

Read 2 Kings 17:5 Using Other Translations

Then the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land, and went up to Samaria, and besieged it three years.
Then the king of Assyria invaded all the land and came to Samaria, and for three years he besieged it.
Then the king of Assyria invaded the entire land, and for three years he besieged the city of Samaria.

What does 2 Kings 17:5 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
2 Kings 17:5

Then the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land
Of Israel, there being none to oppose his march; Hoshea not daring to come out, and meet him and fight him:

and went up to Samaria, and besieged it three years;
so long the city held out against him, see ( 2 Kings 18:9 2 Kings 18:10 ) .

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