of Abijah, Zicri; of Miniamin and 1 of Moadiah, Piltai;
Bakbakkar; Heresh; Galal; Mattaniah son of Mika, son of Zikri, son of Asaph;
and Amasiah son of Zikri, who volunteered to serve the Lord, led 200,000 skilled warriors.
Joel son of Zicri was the officer in charge of them, and Judah son of Hassenuah was second-in-command over the city.
The officers of the Israelite tribes: Eliezer son of Zikri was the leader of the Reubenites, Shephatiah son of Maacah led the Simeonites,
Zikri, an Ephraimite warrior, killed the king’s son Maaseiah, Azrikam, the supervisor of the palace, and Elkanah, the king’s second-in-command.
God also said to Moses, “You must say this to the Israelites, ‘The Lord 1 – the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob – has sent me to you. This is my name 2 forever, and this is my memorial from generation to generation.’ 3
In the seventh year Jehoiada made a bold move. He made a pact 1 with the officers of the units of hundreds: Azariah son of Jehoram, Ishmael son of Jehochanan, Azariah son of Obed, Maaseiah son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat son of Zikri.