Then the Lord said to Hosea, 1 “Name him ‘Jezreel,’ because in a little while I will punish 2 the dynasty 3 of Jehu on account of the bloodshed 4 in the valley of Jezreel, 5 and I will put an end to the kingdom 6 of Israel. 7
The descendants of Joseph said, “The whole hill country 1 is inadequate for us, and the Canaanites living down in the valley in Beth Shean and its surrounding towns and in the Valley of Jezreel have chariots with iron-rimmed wheels.” 2
Jezreel, Jokdeam, Zanoah,
Their assigned land 1 included Jezreel, Kesulloth, Shunem,
David had also married 1 Ahinoam from Jezreel; the two of them became his wives.
He appointed him king over Gilead, the Geshurites, 1 Jezreel, Ephraim, Benjamin, and all Israel.
The Lord says this about Jezebel, ‘Dogs will devour Jezebel by the outer wall 1 of Jezreel.’
These were the sons of Etam: Jezreel, Ishma, and Idbash. Their sister was Hazzelelponi.
The Philistines again raided the valley.
then the ground will respond to the grain, the new wine, and the olive oil; and they will respond to ‘God Plants’ (Jezreel)! 1
So we settled down in the valley opposite Beth Peor. 1
So David and his men got up early in the morning to return 1 to the land of the Philistines, but the Philistines went up to Jezreel.
Meanwhile the sky was covered with dark clouds, the wind blew, and there was a heavy rainstorm. Ahab rode toward 1 Jezreel.
Dogs will devour Jezebel on the plot of ground in Jezreel; she will not be buried.’” 1 Then he opened the door and ran away.