Genesis 36:36

36 When Hadad died, Samlah from the city of Masrekah became king in his place.

Genesis 36:36 Meaning and Commentary

Genesis 36:36

And Hadad died
As is supposed, about A. M. 2241. and Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead;
but who he was, or the place he was of, cannot be said.

Genesis 36:36 In-Context

34 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites became king in his place.
35 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad became king in his place and ruled from the city of Avith. He was the one who defeated the Midianites in the land of Moab.
36 When Hadad died, Samlah from the city of Masrekah became king in his place.
37 When Samlah died, Shaul from the city of Rehoboth-on-the-River became king in his place.
38 When Shaul died, Baal-hanan son of Acbor became king in his place.