And Nadab the son of Jeroboam began to reign over Israel in the second year of Asa king of Judah, and reigned over Israel two years.
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George Leo Haydock
Two years, incomplete; since he commenced his reign in the second, and died in the third year of Asa, ver. 28. (Calmet)
Petau only allows him, "a few months "and supposes, that he had been associated on the throne with Jeroboam. But this is unnecessary. (Houbigant)
Nadab was the first king of Israel, who fell a prey to the fury of his subjects. (Salien, the year before Christ 971.)