2 Kings 17:5

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 17:5  (King James Version)
Then the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land, and went up to Samaria, and besieged it three years.

M. 3281-3283. B.C. 723-721. the king.

three years
25:1-3 Jeremiah 52:4 Jeremiah 52:5