In the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam the son of Nebat, Abijam began to reign over Judah.
Then Rehoboam slept with his ancestors, and he was buried with his ancestors in the city of David. The name of his mother [was] Naamah the Ammonitess. Abijam his son became king in his place.
In the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam, Abijah reigned over Judah.