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Esther 2:21 - Lay

Esther 2:21 - In those days, while Mordecai sat in the king's gate, two of the king's chamberlains, Bigthan and Teresh, of those which kept the door, were wroth, and sought to lay hand on the king Ahasuerus.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
In those H1992 הֵם
days H3117 יוֹם
while Mordecai H4782 מׇרְדְּכַי
sat H3427 יָשַׁב
in the king's gate H8179 שַׁעַר
two H8147 שְׁנַיִם
of the king's chamberlains H5631 סָרִיס
Bigthan H904 בִּגְתָן
and Teresh H8657 תֶּרֶשׁ
of those H1992 הֵם
which kept H4480 מִן
the door H5592 סַף
were wroth H7107 קָצַף
and sought H1245 בָּקַשׁ
to lay H7971 שָׁלַח
hand H3027 יָד
on the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
Ahasuerus H325 אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.