Shitrai the Sharonite was in charge of the herds grazing in Sharon.1 Shaphat son of Adlai was in charge of the herds in the valleys.
Obil the Ishmaelite was in charge of the camels. Jehdeiah the Meronothite was in charge of the donkeys.
Jaziz the Hagrite2 was in charge of the flocks. All these were the officials in charge of King David's property.
Jonathan, David's uncle, was a counselor, a man of insight and a scribe. Jehiel son of Hacmoni took care of the king's sons.
Ahithophel3 was the king's counselor. Hushai4 the Arkite was the king's friend.
Ahithophel was succeeded by Jehoiada son of Benaiah and by Abiathar.5 Joab6 was the commander of the royal army.