31-39 These are the names of the kings of Edom (before Israel had her first king):
King Bela (son of Beor), from Dinhabah in Edom.
Succeeded by:[a] King Jobab (son of BoZerah), from the city* of Bozrah.
Succeeded by: King Husham, from the land of the Temanites.
Succeeded by: King Hadad (son of Bedad), the leader of the forces that defeated the army of Midian when it invaded Moab. His city was Avith.
Succeeded by: King Samlah, from Masrekah.
Succeeded by: King Shaul, from Rehoboth-by-the-River.
Succeeded by: King Baal-hanan (son of Achbor).
Succeeded by: King Hadad, from the city of Pau.
King Hadad’s wife was Mehetabel, daughter of Matred and granddaughter of Mezahab.Read full chapter
- Genesis 36:31 succeeded by, more literally, “succeeded at his death by.” from the city, implied.