2 And these were his chief officials: Azariah son of Zadok—the priest;

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3 Elihoreph and Ahijah, sons of Shisha—secretaries; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud—recorder;

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4 Benaiah son of Jehoiada—commander in chief; Zadok and Abiathar—priests;

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5 Azariah son of Nathan—in charge of the district governors; Zabud son of Nathan—a priest and adviser to the king;
6 Ahishar—palace administrator; Adoniram son of Abda—in charge of forced labor.

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7 Solomon had twelve district governors over all Israel, who supplied provisions for the king and the royal household. Each one had to provide supplies for one month in the year.

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    • 10 4:7 - ver 27
      8 These are their names: Ben-Hur—in the hill country of Ephraim;

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      9 Ben-Deker—in Makaz, Shaalbim, Beth Shemesh and Elon Bethhanan;

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      10 Ben-Hesed—in Arubboth (Sokoh and all the land of Hepher were his);

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      11 Ben-Abinadab—in Naphoth Dor (he was married to Taphath daughter of Solomon);

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      12 Baana son of Ahilud—in Taanach and Megiddo, and in all of Beth Shan next to Zarethan below Jezreel, from Beth Shan to Abel Meholah across to Jokmeam;

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