the cloak, glory, grandeur or power of the king

(splendor of the king). + The name of an idol introduced into Samaria by the colonists from Sepharvaim. (2 Kings 17:31) He was worshipped with rites resembling those of Molech, children being burnt in his honor. Adrammelech was probably the male power of the sun, and [69]Anammelech, who is mentioned with Adrammelech as a companion […]

-1. An Assyrian idol 2Ki 17:31 -2. Son of Sennacherib 2Ki 19:37; Isa 37:38

Adar the king. (1.) An idol; a form of the sun-god worshipped by the inhabitants of Sepharvaim (2 Kings 17:31), and brought by the Sepharvite colonists into Samaria. (2.) A son of Sennacherib, king of Assyria (2 Kings 19:37; Isa. 37:38).