11:40 Solomon tried to kill Jeroboam, but Jeroboam escaped to Egypt and found refuge with King Shishak of Egypt. 1 He stayed in Egypt until Solomon died.
11:41 The rest of the events of Solomon’s reign, including all his accomplishments and his wise decisions, are recorded in the scroll called the Annals of Solomon. 2 11:42 Solomon ruled over all Israel from Jerusalem 3 for forty years. 11:43 Then Solomon passed away 4 and was buried in the city of his father David. 5 His son Rehoboam replaced him as king. 6
1 tn Heb “but Jeroboam arose and ran away to Egypt, to Shishak king of Egypt.”
2 tn Heb “As for the rest of the events of Solomon, and all which he did, and his wisdom, are they not written on the scroll of the events of Solomon?”
4 tn Heb “lay down with his fathers.”
6 tc Before this sentence the Old Greek translation includes the following words: “And it so happened that when Jeroboam son of Nebat heard – now he was in Egypt where he had fled from before Solomon and was residing in Egypt – he came straight to his city in the land of Sarira which is on mount Ephraim. And king Solomon slept with his fathers.”