Now in the eighteenth year of king Jeroboam the son of Nebat reigned Abijam over Judah.
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 stead.
Now in the eighteenth year of king Jeroboam began Abijah to reign over Judah.