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1 Kings 16:8

    1 Kings 16:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, two years.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, two years.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, and reigned two years.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    In the twenty-sixth year that Asa was king of Judah, Elah, the son of Baasha, became king of Israel in Tirzah, and he was king for two years.

    Webster's Revision

    In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, and reigned two years.

    World English Bible

    In the twenty-sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, [and reigned] two years.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, and reigned two years.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 16:8

    Two years - i. e., More than one year, or, at any rate, some portion of two distinct years (compare 1 Kings 16:10).

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Kings 16:8

    16:8 Two years - One compleat, and part of the other, ver.10.