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Esther 3:6 - Lay

Esther 3:6 - And he thought scorn to lay hands on Mordecai alone; for they had shewed him the people of Mordecai: wherefore Haman sought to destroy all the Jews that were throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, even the people of Mordecai.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And he thought H5869 עַיִן
scorn H959 בָּזָה
to lay H7971 שָׁלַח
hands H3027 יָד
on Mordecai H4782 מׇרְדְּכַי
alone H905 בַּד
for H3588 כִּי
they had shewed H5046 נָגַד
him the people H5971 עַם
of Mordecai H4782 מׇרְדְּכַי
wherefore Haman H2001 הָמָן
sought H1245 בָּקַשׁ
to destroy H8045 שָׁמַד
all H3605 כֹּל
the Jews H3064 יְהוּדִי
that H834 אֲשֶׁר
were throughout the whole H3605 כֹּל
kingdom H4438 מַלְכוּת
of Ahasuerus H325 אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ
even the people H5971 עַם
of Mordecai H4782 מׇרְדְּכַי


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