Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Kings 4:5 in English Standard Version "Azariah the son of Nathan was over the officers; Zabud the son of Nathan was priest and king’s friend;" 2Sa 15:37 So Hushai, David’s friend, came into the city, just as Absalom was entering Jerusalem. 2Sa 16:16 And when Hushai the Archite, David’s friend, came to Absalom, Hushai said to Absalom, “Long live the king! Long live the king!” 1Ki 4:7 Solomon had twelve officers over all Israel, who provided food for the king and his household. Each man had to make provision for one month in the year. 1Ch 27:33 Ahithophel was the king’s counselor, and Hushai the Archite was the king’s friend.