24 He bought the hill of (A)Samaria from Shemer for two talents[a] of silver, and he fortified the hill and called the name of the city that he built (B)Samaria, after the name of Shemer, the owner of the hill.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Kings 16:24 A talent was about 75 pounds or 34 kilograms

13 In the prophets of (A)Samaria
    (B)I saw an unsavory thing:
(C)they prophesied by Baal
    (D)and led my people Israel astray.

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