New Living Translation
When Omri died, he was buried in Samaria. Then his son Ahab became the next king.
King James Bible
So Omri slept with his fathers, and was buried in Samaria: and Ahab his son reigned in his stead.
Darby Bible Translation
And Omri slept with his fathers, and was buried in Samaria; and Ahab his son reigned in his stead.
World English Bible
So Omri slept with his fathers, and was buried in Samaria; and Ahab his son reigned in his place.
Young's Literal Translation
And Omri lieth with his fathers, and is buried in Samaria, and Ahab his son reigneth in his stead.
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LibrarySennacherib (705-681 B. C. )
The struggle of Sennacherib with Judaea and Egypt--Destruction of Babylon. Sennacherib either failed to inherit his father's good fortune, or lacked his ability.* He was not deficient in military genius, nor in the energy necessary to withstand the various enemies who rose against him at widely removed points of his frontier, but he had neither the adaptability of character nor the delicate tact required to manage successfully the heterogeneous elements combined under his sway. * The two principal …
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 8
The Healing of the Waters
The Assyrian Revival and the Struggle for Syria
1 Kings 16:24
Then Omri bought the hill now known as Samaria from its owner, Shemer, for 150 pounds of silver. He built a city on it and called the city Samaria in honor of Shemer.
1 Kings 16:27
The rest of the events in Omri's reign, the extent of his power, and everything he did are recorded in [The Book of the History of the Kings of Israel.]
1 Kings 16:29
Ahab son of Omri began to rule over Israel in the thirty-eighth year of King Asa's reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria twenty-two years.
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