New American Standard Bible
Now there was no king in Edom; a deputy was king.
King James Bible
There was then no king in Edom: a deputy was king.
Darby Bible Translation
And there was no king in Edom: a deputy reigned.
World English Bible
There was no king in Edom: a deputy was king.
Young's Literal Translation
and there is no king in Edom; he set up a king.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
In the time of Solomon, Hadad 1 Kings 11:14, according to the Septuagint, "reigned over Edom." It appears by the present passage that the country had been again reduced either by Jehoshaphat, or by an earlier king, and was dependent on the kingdom of Judah, being governed by a "deputy" or viceroy, who, however, was allowed the royal title (compare 2 Kings 3:9, 2 Kings 3:12, 2 Kings 3:26). This government of dependencies by means of subject-kings was the all but universal practice in the East down to the time of Cyrus (the 1 Kings 4:21 note).
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2 Samuel 8:14
He put garrisons in Edom. In all Edom he put garrisons, and all the Edomites became servants to David. And the LORD helped David wherever he went.
2 Kings 3:9
So the king of Israel went with the king of Judah and the king of Edom; and they made a circuit of seven days' journey, and there was no water for the army or for the cattle that followed them.
2 Kings 8:20
In his days Edom revolted from under the hand of Judah, and made a king over themselves.
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