“And Ahithophel was the king's counsellor: and Hushai the Archite was the king's companion:”
King James Version (KJV)
27:33 Counsellor - The person whose counsel in matters of statethe king most prized and followed. Companion - Or his friend,#2Sam 15:37|, the person whom he trusted with his secrets, andwhose conversation was most pleasant and acceptable to him. Observe,A cunning man was his counsellor: but an honest man was his friend.