17:4 The king of Assyria discovered that Hoshea was planning a revolt. 1 Hoshea had sent messengers to King So 2 of Egypt and had not sent his annual tribute to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria arrested him and imprisoned him. 3
2 Kings 25:27Context
25:27 In the thirty-seventh year of the exile of King Jehoiachin of Judah, on the twenty-seventh 4 day of the twelfth month, 5 King Evil-Merodach of Babylon, in the first year of his reign, pardoned 6 King Jehoiachin of Judah and released him 7 from prison.
2 Kings 25:29Context
25:29 Jehoiachin 8 took off his prison clothes and ate daily in the king’s presence for the rest of his life.
1 tn Heb “and the king of Assyria found in Hoshea conspiracy.”
2 sn For discussion of this name, see HALOT 744 s.v. סוֹא and M. Cogan and H. Tadmor, II Kings (AB), 196.
3 tn Heb “and bound him in the house of confinement.”
5 sn The twenty-seventh day would be March 22, 561
6 tn Heb “lifted up the head of.”
8 tn Heb “he”; the referent (Jehoiachin) has been specified in the translation for clarity.