وَلْيُوَكِّلِ ٱلْمَلِكُ وُكَلَاءَ فِي كُلِّ بِلَادِ مَمْلَكَتِهِ لِيَجْمَعُوا كُلَّ ٱلْفَتَيَاتِ ٱلْعَذَارَى ٱلْحَسَنَاتِ ٱلْمَنْظَرِ إِلَى شُوشَنَ ٱلْقَصْرِ، إِلَى بَيْتِ ٱلنِّسَاءِ، إِلَى يَدِ هَيْجَايَ خَصِيِّ ٱلْمَلِكِ حَارِسِ ٱلنِّسَاءِ، وَلْيُعْطَيْنَ أَدْهَانَ عِطْرِهِنَّ.٣3
And
let
the
king
StrongsID:
h4428
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מֶלֶךְ
Transliteration:
melek
Pronounciation:
meh'-lek
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from מָלַךְ; a king; king, royal.
appoint
StrongsID:
h6485
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
פָּקַד
Transliteration:
pâqad
Pronounciation:
paw-kad'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to visit (with friendly or hostile intent); by analogy, to oversee, muster, charge, care for, miss, deposit, etc.; appoint, [idiom] at all, avenge, bestow, (appoint to have the, give a) charge, commit, count, deliver to keep, be empty, enjoin, go see, hurt, do judgment, lack, lay up, look, make, [idiom] by any means, miss, number, officer, (make) overseer, have (the) oversight, punish, reckon, (call to) remember(-brance), set (over), sum, [idiom] surely, visit, want.
officers
StrongsID:
h6496
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
פָּקִיד
Transliteration:
pâqîyd
Pronounciation:
paw-keed'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from פָּקַד; a superintendent (civil, military or religious); which had the charge, governor, office, overseer, (that) was set.
in
all
the
provinces
StrongsID:
h4082
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מְדִינָה
Transliteration:
mᵉdîynâh
Pronounciation:
med-ee-naw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from דִּין; properly, a judgeship, i.e. jurisdiction; by implication, a district (as ruled by a judge); generally, a region; ([idiom] every) province.
of
his
kingdom
StrongsID:
h4438
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מַלְכוּת
Transliteration:
malkûwth
Pronounciation:
mal-kooth'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
or מַלְכֻת; or (in plural) מַלְכֻיָּה; from מָלַךְ; a rule; concretely, a dominion; empire, kingdom, realm, reign, royal.
that
they
may
gather
together
StrongsID:
h6908
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
קָבַץ
Transliteration:
qâbats
Pronounciation:
kaw-bats'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to grasp, i.e. collect; assemble (selves), gather (bring) (together, selves together, up), heap, resort, [idiom] surely, take up.
all
the
fair
StrongsID:
h4758
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מַרְאֶה
Transliteration:
marʼeh
Pronounciation:
mar-eh'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from רָאָה; a view (the act of seeing); also an appearance (the thing seen), whether (real) a shape (especially if handsome, comeliness; often plural the looks), or (mental) a vision; [idiom] apparently, appearance(-reth), [idiom] as soon as beautiful(-ly), countenance, fair, favoured, form, goodly, to look (up) on (to), look(-eth), pattern, to see, seem, sight, visage, vision.
fair
StrongsID:
h2896
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
טוֹב
Transliteration:
ṭôwb
Pronounciation:
tobe
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
from טוֹב; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well); beautiful, best, better, bountiful, cheerful, at ease, [idiom] fair (word), (be in) favour, fine, glad, good (deed, -lier, -liest, -ly, -ness, -s), graciously, joyful, kindly, kindness, liketh (best), loving, merry, [idiom] most, pleasant, [phrase] pleaseth, pleasure, precious, prosperity, ready, sweet, wealth, welfare, (be) well(-favoured).
young
StrongsID:
h5291
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
נַעֲרָה
Transliteration:
naʻărâh
Pronounciation:
nah-ar-aw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
feminine of נַעַר; a girl (from infancy to adolescence); damsel, maid(-en), young (woman).
virgins
StrongsID:
h1330
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בְּתוּלָה
Transliteration:
bᵉthûwlâh
Pronounciation:
beth-oo-law'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
feminine passive participle of an unused root meaning to separate; a virgin (from her privacy); sometimes (by continuation) a bride; also (figuratively) a city or state; maid, virgin.
unto
Shushan
StrongsID:
h7800
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שׁוּשַׁן
Transliteration:
Shûwshan
Pronounciation:
shoo-shan'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Location
Strongs Glossary:
the same as שׁוּשַׁן; Shushan, a place in Persia; Shushan.
the
palace
StrongsID:
h1002
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בִּירָה
Transliteration:
bîyrâh
Pronounciation:
bee-raw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
of foreign origin; a castle or palace; palace.
to
the
house
StrongsID:
h1004
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בַּיִת
Transliteration:
bayith
Pronounciation:
bah'-yith
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from בָּנָה abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.); court, daughter, door, [phrase] dungeon, family, [phrase] forth of, [idiom] great as would contain, hangings, home(born), (winter) house(-hold), inside(-ward), palace, place, [phrase] prison, [phrase] steward, [phrase] tablet, temple, web, [phrase] within(-out).
of
the
women
StrongsID:
h802
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אִשָּׁה
Transliteration:
ʼishshâh
Pronounciation:
ish-shaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
feminine of אִישׁ or אֱנוֹשׁ; irregular plural, נָשִׁים;(used in the same wide sense as אֱנוֹשׁ); a woman; (adulter) ess, each, every, female, [idiom] many, [phrase] none, one, [phrase] together, wife, woman. Often unexpressed in English.
unto
the
custody
StrongsID:
h3027
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָד
Transliteration:
yâd
Pronounciation:
yawd
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive word; in distinction from כַּף, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote (as follows); a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.),; ([phrase] be) able, [idiom] about, [phrase] armholes, at, axletree, because of, beside, border, [idiom] bounty, [phrase] broad, (broken-) handed, [idiom] by, charge, coast, [phrase] consecrate, [phrase] creditor, custody, debt, dominion, [idiom] enough, [phrase] fellowship, force, [idiom] from, hand(-staves, -y work), [idiom] he, himself, [idiom] in, labour, [phrase] large, ledge, (left-) handed, means, [idiom] mine, ministry, near, [idiom] of, [idiom] order, ordinance, [idiom] our, parts, pain, power, [idiom] presumptuously, service, side, sore, state, stay, draw with strength, stroke, [phrase] swear, terror, [idiom] thee, [idiom] by them, [idiom] themselves, [idiom] thine own, [idiom] thou, through, [idiom] throwing, [phrase] thumb, times, [idiom] to, [idiom] under, [idiom] us, [idiom] wait on, (way-) side, where, [phrase] wide, [idiom] with (him, me, you), work, [phrase] yield, [idiom] yourselves.
of
Hege
StrongsID:
h1896
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
הֵגֵא
Transliteration:
Hêgêʼ
Pronounciation:
hay-gay'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or (by permutation) הֵגַי; probably of Persian origin; Hege or Hegai, a eunuch of Xerxes; Hegai, Hege.
the
king's
StrongsID:
h4428
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מֶלֶךְ
Transliteration:
melek
Pronounciation:
meh'-lek
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from מָלַךְ; a king; king, royal.
chamberlain
StrongsID:
h5631
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
סָרִיס
Transliteration:
çârîyç
Pronounciation:
saw-reece'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or סָרִס; from an unused root meaning to castrate; a eunuch; by implication, valet (especially of the female apartments), and thus, a minister of state; chamberlain, eunuch, officer. Compare רַב־סָרִיס.
keeper
StrongsID:
h8104
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁמַר
Transliteration:
shâmar
Pronounciation:
shaw-mar'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to hedge about (as with thorns), i.e. guard; generally, to protect, attend to, etc.; beward, be circumspect, take heed (to self), keep(-er, self), mark, look narrowly, observe, preserve, regard, reserve, save (self), sure, (that lay) wait (for), watch(-man).
of
the
women
StrongsID:
h802
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אִשָּׁה
Transliteration:
ʼishshâh
Pronounciation:
ish-shaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
feminine of אִישׁ or אֱנוֹשׁ; irregular plural, נָשִׁים;(used in the same wide sense as אֱנוֹשׁ); a woman; (adulter) ess, each, every, female, [idiom] many, [phrase] none, one, [phrase] together, wife, woman. Often unexpressed in English.
and
let
their
things
for
purification
StrongsID:
h8562
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
תַּמְרוּק
Transliteration:
tamrûwq
Pronounciation:
tam-rook'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or תַּמְרֻק; or תַּמְרִיק; from מָרַק; properly, a scouring, i.e. soap or perfumery forthe bath; figuratively, a detergent; [idiom] cleanse, (thing for) purification(-fying).
be
given
StrongsID:
h5414
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
נָתַן
Transliteration:
nâthan
Pronounciation:
naw-than'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.); add, apply, appoint, ascribe, assign, [idiom] avenge, [idiom] be (healed), bestow, bring (forth, hither), cast, cause, charge, come, commit, consider, count, [phrase] cry, deliver (up), direct, distribute, do, [idiom] doubtless, [idiom] without fail, fasten, frame, [idiom] get, give (forth, over, up), grant, hang (up), [idiom] have, [idiom] indeed, lay (unto charge, up), (give) leave, lend, let (out), [phrase] lie, lift up, make, [phrase] O that, occupy, offer, ordain, pay, perform, place, pour, print, [idiom] pull, put (forth), recompense, render, requite, restore, send (out), set (forth), shew, shoot forth (up), [phrase] sing, [phrase] slander, strike, (sub-) mit, suffer, [idiom] surely, [idiom] take, thrust, trade, turn, utter, [phrase] weep, [phrase] willingly, [phrase] withdraw, [phrase] would (to) God, yield.
them