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Ancient kings (840-720)

The chronology of this period is based on several divergent sources, and the dates below are to be used with some caution. It is known that there were several coregencies in Egypt and Israel. All Assyrian dates and Babylonian dates after Nabū-Nasir, however, are believed to be accurate.
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Athaliah
(842-836)
 
 
Nabū-apla-iddina
contemporary of Šalmaneser
 
 
Takelot II
(850-825)

 
Šalmaneser III
(858-824) 
 
836
 
 
 
Jehu
(842-814) 
 
Marduk-zakir-šumi
contemporary of Šalmaneser
 
 

 
 
 
 
825
 
 
 
 

 
824

 
 
 
 
 
818
 
 
 

 
Marduk-balassu-iqbi
(?-813)
814
 
 
Jehoash
(836-796)
 
Šamši-Adad V
(824-811)
 
 
 
 
 
Jehoahaz
(817-800)
 

813
Pedubast I
(818-793)
 
 
 

 
811
 
 
 

 
Baha-aha-iddina
(812-?)
800
 
Sheshonq III
(825-773) 

 
 
 
796
 
 
 
 
Adad-nirari III
(811-783)
Ninurta-apla-xxx
(dates unknown)
 

 
Amaziah
(796-782)
Jehoash
(800-784)
 
 
793
Iuput I
(804-783)
 
 
 
 
Marduk-bźl-zeri
(dates unknown)
 
 
 
 

 
 
784

 
 
 

 
783
 
 

 
 
 
 
Sheshonq IV
(783-777)
 
Azariah
(782)
 
Šalmaneser IV
(783-773)
 
782
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
777
 

 
Jeroboam II
(788-747)

Marduk-apla-usur
(dates unknown)
773
Osorkon III
(777-749) 
Pimay
(773-767)
 
 
Aššur-dan III
(773-755)
 
 
 

 
 
 
Eriba-Marduk
(dates unknown)
767
 
 
 
 

 
755

 
 
 
 
Nabu-šuma-iškun
(?-748)
749
 
 
Uzziah
(782-737) 
 
 

748
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Zechariah
six months in 747
Aššur-nirari V
(755-745)
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
747
Takelot II
(754-734) 
 
 
Shallum
one month in 747
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Menahem
(747-737)
 
Nabu-nasir
(748-734)
 
 
 
 
 

 
745
 
 


 
 
 
 
Sheshonq V
(767-730)
Jotham
(737-735)
Pekahiah
(737-735)
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
735

 
 
 
 

734
 
 
 
Pekah
(735-732)
 
Nabu-nadin-zeri
(734-732)
 
 Rudamun
(734-731)
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
Tiglath-pileser III
(745-727) 
Nabu-šuma-ukin II
(732)
732
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
731
 

Jehoahaz I
(735-715)
Hoshea
(732-722)
 
 Nabu-mukin-zeri
(732-729)
730
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

729
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Iuput II
(731-715)
Osorkon IV
(730-715)
 
 


727
 
 
 
722 (or 724)
Fall of Samaria
Šalmaneser V
(726-722)
 
724
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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