(given ), son of Nathan, ( 1 Kings 4:5 ) is described as a priest (Authorized Version "principal officer"), and as holding at the court of Solomon the confidential post of "kings friend," which had been occupied by Hushai the Archite during the reign of David. ( 2 Samuel 15:37 ; 16:16 ; 1 Chronicles 27:33 ) (B.C. 1012.)
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Zabud'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".