-1. King of Syria 1Ki 15:18-20; 2Ch 16:2-4 -2. A king of Syria, who reigned during the time of Ahab, son of Ben-hadad I 1Ki 20; 2Ki 5; 6; 7; 8:7-15 -3. Son of Hazael and king of Syria 2Ki 13:3,24,25; Am 1:4

The standing title of the Syrian kings, meaning “the son of Hadad.” (See [59]HADADEZER.) (1.) The king of Syria whom Asa, king of Judah, employed to invade Israel (1 Kings 15:18). (2.) Son of the preceding, also king of Syria. He was long engaged in war against Israel. He was murdered probably by Hazael, by […]