King James Version
And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the tribute.
Darby Bible Translation
and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the levy-service.
World English Bible
and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.
Young's Literal Translation
And Ahishar is over the household, and Adoniram son of Abda is over the tribute.
1 Kings 4:6 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
tribute: or, levy
And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the tribute.1 Kings 4:6 Parallel Commentaries
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1 Kings 4:5
And Azariah the son of Nathan was over the officers: and Zabud the son of Nathan was principal officer, and the king's friend:
1 Kings 4:7
And Solomon had twelve officers over all Israel, which provided victuals for the king and his household: each man his month in a year made provision.
1 Kings 5:13
And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.
1 Kings 5:14
And he sent them to Lebanon, ten thousand a month by courses: a month they were in Lebanon, and two months at home: and Adoniram was over the levy.
1 Kings 12:18
Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the tribute; and all Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. Therefore king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 8:8
But of their children, who were left after them in the land, whom the children of Israel consumed not, them did Solomon make to pay tribute until this day.
2 Chronicles 10:18
Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram that was over the tribute; and the children of Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. But king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
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