1 Kings 4:12-22 NIV

12 Baana son of Ahilud--in Taanach and Megiddo, and in all of Beth Shan1 next to Zarethan2 below Jezreel, from Beth Shan to Abel Meholah3 across to Jokmeam;4

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13 Ben-Geber--in Ramoth Gilead (the settlements of Jair5 son of Manasseh in Gilead6 were his, as well as the district of Argob in Bashan and its sixty large walled cities7 with bronze gate bars);

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14 Ahinadab son of Iddo--in Mahanaim;8

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15 Ahimaaz9--in Naphtali (he had married Basemath daughter of Solomon);

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16 Baana son of Hushai10--in Asher and in Aloth;

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17 Jehoshaphat son of Paruah--in Issachar;
18 Shimei11 son of Ela--in Benjamin;

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19 Geber son of Uri--in Gilead (the country of Sihon12 king of the Amorites and the country of Og13 king of Bashan). He was the only governor over the district.

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Solomon's Daily Provisions

20 The people of Judah and Israel were as numerous as the sand14 on the seashore; they ate, they drank and they were happy.15

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21 And Solomon ruled16 over all the kingdoms from the Rivera17 to the land of the Philistines, as far as the border of Egypt.18 These countries brought tribute19 and were Solomon's subjects all his life.

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    • b 4:21 - That is, the Euphrates; also in verse 24
      22 Solomon's daily provisions20 were thirty corsb of fine flour and sixty corsc of meal,

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        • c 4:22 - That is, probably about 185 bushels (about 6.6 kiloliters)
        • d 4:22 - That is, probably about 375 bushels (about 13.2 kiloliters)