1 Kings 4:6



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.

King James Version

And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the tribute.

International Standard Version

Ahishar supervised palace matters, and Abda's son Adoniram supervised conscripted labor.

A Conservative Version

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to task work.

American Standard Version

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to taskwork.

Amplified

Ahishar was in charge of the palace; and Adoniram son of Abda was in charge of the forced labor.

Bible in Basic English

Ahishar was controller of the king's house; Adoniram, the son of Abda, was overseer of the forced work.

Darby Translation

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the levy-service.

Holman Bible

Ahishar, in charge of the palace; and Adoniram son of Abda, in charge of forced labor.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram, the son of Abda, was over the tribute.

Julia Smith Translation

And Ahishar over the house: and Adoniram son of Abda over the tribute.

King James 2000

And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the forced labor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Ahishar [was] over the palace, and Adoniram the son of Abda [was] over the forced labor.

Modern King James verseion

And Ahishar was over the household. And Adoniram the son of Abda was over the forced labor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Adoniram the son of Abda over the tribute.

NET Bible

Ahishar was supervisor of the palace. Adoniram son of Abda was supervisor of the work crews.

New Heart English Bible

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.

New simplified Bible

In charge of the palace servants: Ahishar In charge of the forced labor: Adoniram son of Abda.

The Emphasized Bible

And Ahishar, over the household, - and Adoniram son of Abda, over the tribute.

Webster

And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the tribute.

World English Bible

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Ahishar is over the household, and Adoniram son of Abda is over the tribute.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחישׁר 
'Achiyshar 
Usage: 1

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

אדנירם 
'Adoniyram 
Usage: 2

the son

Usage: 0

of Abda
עבדּא 
`Abda' 
Usage: 2

Context Readings

Solomon's Wisdom: Political Administration

5 and Azariah the son of Nathan was over the deputies; and Zabud the son of Nathan, a priest, was the king's friend; 6 and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor. 7 Solomon had twelve deputies over all Israel, who provided for the king and his household; each man had to provide for a month in the year.


Cross References

2 Samuel 20:24

and Adoram was over the forced labor, and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;

1 Kings 9:15

Now this is the account of the forced labor which King Solomon levied to build the house of the LORD, his own house, the Millo, the wall of Jerusalem, Hazor, Megiddo, and Gezer.

1 Kings 12:18

Then King Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the forced labor, and all Israel stoned him to death. And King Rehoboam made haste to mount his chariot to flee to Jerusalem.

1 Kings 5:13-14

Now King Solomon levied forced laborers from all Israel; and the forced laborers numbered 30,000 men.

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