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 BCE
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 Hieroboam) 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.