• male
  • "The Lord is my life"
  • First Kings 16:19 because of the sins he had committed, doing evil in the eyes of the LORD and walking in the ways of Jeroboam and in the sin he had committed and had caused Israel to commit.
  • First Kings 16:16 When the Israelites in the camp heard that Zimri had plotted against the king and murdered him, they proclaimed Omri, the commander of the army, king over Israel that very day there in the camp.
  • First Kings 16:18 When Zimri saw that the city was taken, he went into the citadel of the royal palace and set the palace on fire around him. So he died,
  • First Kings 16:17 Then Omri and all the Israelites with him withdrew from Gibbethon and laid siege to Tirzah.
  • [1] 이스라엘 왕(B.C.887-876). 엘라의 군대 장관이었다. 엘라가 디르사에서 시므리에게 살해 당하였을 때 깁드돈에서 군대를 지휘하고 있었다. 군대는 반역자 시므리를 묵과할 수 없어 오므리를 세워 왕으로 삼았다. (왕상 16:1, 20:34, 왕하3:4)
  • Omri was king of Israel and father of Ahab. He was "commander of the army" of king Elah when Zimri murdered Elah and made himself king. Instead, the troops at Gibbethon chose Omri as king, and he led them to Tirzah where they trapped Zimri in the royal palace. Zimri set fire to the palace and died after a reign of only seven days. (1 Kings 16:15-18)
  • One of the kings of North Israel
  • Omri