And Rehoboam slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David. And his mother's name was Naamah an Ammonitess. And Abijam his son reigned in his place.
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Roboam. He deserved some commendation for procuring provisions, and fortifying his dominions; (2 Paralipomenon xi. 5, 12.) but was a prince devoid of wisdom or religion. He married 18 wives and 60 concubines. The son of Maacha, his most favourite queen, succeeded him, after he had reigned seventeen years, and lived fifty-eight. (Calmet)
Semeias and Addo wrote his history, 2 Paralipomenon xii. 15.