Here is a list of Solomon’s highest officials while he was king of Israel: Azariah son of Zadok was the priest; Elihoreph and Ahijah sons of Shisha were the secretaries; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud kept the government records; Benaiah son of Jehoiada was the army commander; Zadok and Abiathar were priests; Azariah son of Nathan was in charge of the regional officers; Zabud son of Nathan was a priest and the king’s advisor; Ahishar was the prime minister; Adoniram son of Abda was in charge of the forced labor.
Here is a list of King Solomon’s cabinet members: Azariah (son of Zadok) was the High Priest; Elihoreph and Ahijah (sons of Shisha) were secretaries; Jehoshaphat (son of Ahilud) was the official historian and in charge of the archives; Benaiah (son of Jehoiada) was commander-in-chief of the army; Zadok and Abiathar were priests; Azariah (son of Nathan) was secretary of state; Zabud (son of Nathan) was the king’s personal priest and special friend; Ahishar was manager of palace affairs; Adoniram (son of Abda) was superintendent of public works.
Azariah son of Zadok—the priest; Elihoreph and Ahijah, sons of Shisha—secretaries; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud—historian; Benaiah son of Jehoiada—commander of the army; Zadok and Abiathar—priests; Azariah son of Nathan—in charge of the regional managers; Zabud son of Nathan—priest and friend to the king; Ahishar—manager of the palace; Adoniram son of Abda—manager of the slave labor.
Azariah, the son of Nathan, was upon them that stood nigh [to] the king (was over those who stood close to the king/was over the regional governors); Zabud, the son of Nathan, was [a] priest, a friend of the king;
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