فَلَمَّا سُمِعَ كَلَامُ ٱلْمَلِكِ وَأَمْرُهُ، وَجُمِعَتْ فَتَيَاتٌ كَثِيرَاتٌ إِلَى شُوشَنَ ٱلْقَصْرِ إِلَى يَدِ هَيْجَايَ، أُخِذَتْ أَسْتِيرُ إِلَى بَيْتِ ٱلْمَلِكِ إِلَى يَدِ هَيْجَايَ حَارِسِ ٱلنِّسَاءِ.٨8
So
it
came
to
pass
when
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.
commandment
StrongsID:
h1697
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּבָר
Transliteration:
dâbâr
Pronounciation:
daw-baw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from דָבַר; a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause; act, advice, affair, answer, [idiom] any such (thing), because of, book, business, care, case, cause, certain rate, [phrase] chronicles, commandment, [idiom] commune(-ication), [phrase] concern(-ing), [phrase] confer, counsel, [phrase] dearth, decree, deed, [idiom] disease, due, duty, effect, [phrase] eloquent, errand, (evil favoured-) ness, [phrase] glory, [phrase] harm, hurt, [phrase] iniquity, [phrase] judgment, language, [phrase] lying, manner, matter, message, (no) thing, oracle, [idiom] ought, [idiom] parts, [phrase] pertaining, [phrase] please, portion, [phrase] power, promise, provision, purpose, question, rate, reason, report, request, [idiom] (as hast) said, sake, saying, sentence, [phrase] sign, [phrase] so, some (uncleanness), somewhat to say, [phrase] song, speech, [idiom] spoken, talk, task, [phrase] that, [idiom] there done, thing (concerning), thought, [phrase] thus, tidings, what(-soever), [phrase] wherewith, which, word, work.
and
his
decree
StrongsID:
h1881
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּת
Transliteration:
dâth
Pronounciation:
dawth
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
of uncertain (perhaps foreign) derivation; a royal edict or statute; commandment, commission, decree, law, manner.
was
heard
StrongsID:
h8085
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁמַע
Transliteration:
shâmaʻ
Pronounciation:
shaw-mah'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.); [idiom] attentively, call (gather) together, [idiom] carefully, [idiom] certainly, consent, consider, be content, declare, [idiom] diligently, discern, give ear, (cause to, let, make to) hear(-ken, tell), [idiom] indeed, listen, make (a) noise, (be) obedient, obey, perceive, (make a) proclaim(-ation), publish, regard, report, shew (forth), (make a) sound, [idiom] surely, tell, understand, whosoever (heareth), witness.
and
when
many
StrongsID:
h7227
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רַב
Transliteration:
rab
Pronounciation:
rab
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
by contracted from רָבַב; abundant (in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality); (in) abound(-undance, -ant, -antly), captain, elder, enough, exceedingly, full, great(-ly, man, one), increase, long (enough, (time)), (do, have) many(-ifold, things, a time), (ship-)master, mighty, more, (too, very) much, multiply(-tude), officer, often(-times), plenteous, populous, prince, process (of time), suffice(-lent).
maidens
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).
were
gathered
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.
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
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
Hegai
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.
that
Esther
StrongsID:
h635
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֶסְתֵּר
Transliteration:
ʼEçtêr
Pronounciation:
es-tare'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
of Persian derivation; Ester, the Jewish heroine; Esther.
was
brought
StrongsID:
h3947
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לָקַח
Transliteration:
lâqach
Pronounciation:
law-kakh'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to take (in the widest variety of applications); accept, bring, buy, carry away, drawn, fetch, get, infold, [idiom] many, mingle, place, receive(-ing), reserve, seize, send for, take (away, -ing, up), use, win.
also
unto
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.
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).
to
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
Hegai
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.
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.