1 Kings 15:10

“And forty and one years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 15:10

And forty and one yeeres reigned hee in Ierusalem: and his mothers name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He reigned forty-one years in Jerusalem; and his mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And forty and one years reigned he in Jerusalem: and his mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he was king for forty-one years in Jerusalem; his mother's name was Maacah, the daughter of Abishalom.
- Basic English Bible

and he reigned forty-one years in Jerusalem; and his mother's name was Maachah, daughter of Abishalom.
- Darby Bible

And forty and one years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.
- Webster's Bible

Forty-one years reigned he in Jerusalem: and his mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.
- World English Bible

and forty and one years he hath reigned in Jerusalem, and the name of his mother [is] Maachah daughter of Abishalom.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And forty and one years reigned he in Jerusalem; and his mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 15:10

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 15:10


15:10 Mother's - That is, his grandmother's, as appears fromver.#2|,who is called his mother, as David is called Abijam's father,ver.#3|. And his grand - mother's name may be here mentioned, rather thanhis mother's, because his mother was either an obscure person, or was dead,or unwilling to take care of the education of her son, and so he waseducated by the grand - mother, who, though she poisoned his father Abijamwith her idolatrous principles, ver.#12|, yet could not infectAsa, nor withhold him from prosecuting his good purposes of reformingreligion.


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