2 Kings 17:31

Overview - 2 Kings 17
Hoshea's wicked reign.
Being subdued by Shalmaneser, he conspires against him with So, king of Egypt.
Samaria for sinning is led into captivity.
24 The strange nations which were transplanted into Samaria, being plagued with lions, make a mixture of religions.
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2 Kings 17:31  (King James Version)
And the Avites made Nibhaz and Tartak, and the Sepharvites burnt their children in fire to Adrammelech and Anammelech, the gods of Sepharvaim.

the Avites
24 ; Ezra 4:9

Supposed to be the same as the Anubis of the Egyptians; and was in form partly a dog and partly a man.

burnt their children
17 ; Leviticus 18:21 ; Deuteronomy 12:28 Deuteronomy 12:31