And the time that Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel was forty years.
time [heb] days. forty years Josephus says fourscore years; which is sufficiently absurd. Calmet supposes him to have been
18 years old when he came to the throne, and
58 when he died.
1 Kings 2:11 And the days that David reigned over Israel were forty years: seven years reigned he in Hebron...