Genesis 36:34 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]

Genesis 36:34, NIV: "When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king."

Genesis 36:34, ESV: "Jobab died, and Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his place."

Genesis 36:34, KJV: "And Jobab died, and Husham of the land of Temani reigned in his stead."

Genesis 36:34, NASB: "Then Jobab died, and Husham of the land of the Temanites became king in his place."

Genesis 36:34, NLT: "When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites became king in his place."

Genesis 36:34, CSB: "When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites reigned in his place."

What does Genesis 36:34 mean? [⇑ See verse text ⇑]

This section of verses lists the kings of Edom (Genesis 36:1) during a time before Israel had kings of her own (Judges 21:25).

After the death of King Jobab, Husham became king, ruling from the land of the Temanites. The region of Teman apparently got its name from one of the sons of Esau's son Eliphaz (Genesis 36:11).