Tiglath-Pileser IV

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Tiglath-Pileser IV was one of the Kings of Assyria, more often known as Tiglath-Pileser III. [1]

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The confusion may stem from his being known in the Books of Chronicles as Tilgath-Pilneser (1 Chronicles 5:6, 26; 2 Chronicles 28:20), and also by the name Pul (1 Chronicles 5:26 and 2 Kings 15:19). Pul may have been his throne name, or his earlier name, [2] but the Chronicler appears to treat the names as belonging to separate people. [3]

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References

  1. Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Tiglath-Pileser"  . Encyclopædia Britannica . 26 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 968.
  2. Barnes, W. E., Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges on 1 Chronicles 5, accessed 2 February 2020
  3. Richard Coggins. Who's Who in The Bible. London: B. T. Batsford Ltd. pp. 152–153. ISBN   0-7134-0144-3.