12 Jehoiachin the king of Judah went out to the king of Babylon, he and his mother and his servants and his captains and his officials. So the king of Babylon took him captive in the eighth year of his reign.
2 Kings 25:27-30New American Standard Bible (NASB)
27 Now it came about in the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-seventh day of the month, that Evil-merodach king of Babylon, in the year that he became king, [a]released Jehoiachin king of Judah from prison;28 and he spoke kindly to him and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon.29 [b]Jehoiachin changed his prison clothes and [c]had his meals in [d]the king’s presence regularly all the days of his life;30 and for his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king, a portion for each day, all the days of his life.
Jeremiah 21:8-10New American Standard Bible (NASB)
8 “You shall also say to this people, ‘Thus says the Lord, “Behold, I set before you the way of life and the way of death.9 He who dwells in this city will die by the sword and by famine and by pestilence; but he who goes out and falls away to the Chaldeans who are besieging you will live, and he will have his own life as booty.10 For I have set My face against this city for [a]harm and not for good,” declares the Lord. “It will be given into the hand of the king of Babylon and he will burn it with fire.”’
3 Then all the officials of the king of Babylon came in and sat down at the Middle Gate: Nergal-sar-ezer, Samgar-nebu, Sar-sekim the [a]Rab-saris, Nergal-sar-ezer the[b]Rab-mag, and all the rest of the officials of the king of Babylon.
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