Why does 2 Kings 8:26 say Ahaziah was 22, and 2 Chronicles 22:2 say he was 42?

Are these passages in contradiction with each other?

2 Kings 8:26

AMP - 26 Ahaziah was twenty-two years old when he began to reign, and he reigned one year in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Athaliah, the granddaughter of Omri king of Israel.

Clarify Share Report Asked December 29 2015 Mini Adewale Ademola

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