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Ahab succeeds Omri
Ahab succeeded his father Omri as king of Israel.
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1 Ki 16:28–29

Omri slept with his ancestors, and he was buried in Samaria, and Ahab his son became king in his place. Now Ahab son of Omri became king over Israel in the thirty-eighth year of Asa king of Judah. Ahab son of Omri reigned over Israel in Samaria twenty-two years. …

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