Tiglath-Pileser II

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Tiglath-Pileser II (from the Hebraic form[1] of Akkadian Tukultī-apil-Ešarra) was King of Assyria from 967 BCE, when he succeeded his father Ashur-resh-ishi II, until his death in 935 BCE, when he was succeeded by his son Ashur-dan II. Little is known about his reign.

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  1. ^ "Tiglath-pileser", 2Kings 15:29); or "Tilgath-pilneser", 2Chronicles 28:20.


Preceded by
Ashur-resh-ishi II
King of Assyria
967–935 BCE
Succeeded by
Ashur-dan II