Treasury of Scripture
So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers: and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his stead.
599. slept As Jehoiakim was 'buried with the burial of an ass,' by being 'drawn and cast forth beyond the gates of Jerusalem,' without internment, the expression 'slept with his fathers,' can only mean that the died, or slept the sleep of death. In the East, a body exposed during the night would be a prey to wild animals; if any of it were left till the morning, the carnivorous birds would devour it.
2 Chronicles 26:6,8 And he went forth and warred against the Philistines, and broke down the wall of Gath, and the wall of Jabneh, and the wall of Ashdod...
Jeremiah 22:18,19 Therefore thus said the LORD concerning Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah; They shall not lament for him, saying...
Jeremiah 36:30 Therefore thus said the LORD of Jehoiakim king of Judah; He shall have none to sit on the throne of David...
Jehoiachin. As this man reigned only three months, and was a mere vassal of the king of Babylon, his reign is scarcely reckoned; and therefore Jeremiah (31:30) says of Jehoiakim, 'he shall have none to sit upon the throne of David.'
Strong's ConcordanceSo Jehoiakim slept with his fathers: and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his stead.
Topical BibleFathers Jehoiachin Jehoi'achin Jehoiakim Jehoi'akim Lieth Reigned Reigneth Rest Rested Slept Stead Succeeded
2 Kings Chapter 24 Verse 6
Alphabetical: And as became fathers him his in Jehoiachin Jehoiakim king place rested slept So son succeeded with
OT History: 2 Kings 24:6 So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers (2Ki iiKi ii ki 2 kg 2kg)