Jeroboam, ya-rov-AM, יָרָבְעָם
|King of Israel|
Illustration of Jeroboam setting up two golden calves, Bible Historiale, 1372.
|Reign||c. 931 to 910 BC|
|Successor||Nadab, his son|
United Kingdom of Israel
|Died||c. 910 BC|
Tirzah, Northern Kingdom of Israel
|Spouse||Ano (named only in the Septuagint)|
|House||New House, Tribe of Ephraim|
Jeroboam I // (Hebrew: יָרָבְעָם Yārāḇə‘ām; Greek: Ἱεροβοάμ, translit. Ierovoám) was the first king of the northern Kingdom of Israel after the revolt of the ten northern Israelite tribes against Rehoboam that put an end to the United Monarchy.