Esther 1:4
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New International Version
For a full 180 days he displayed the vast wealth of his kingdom and the splendor and glory of his majesty.

New Living Translation
The celebration lasted 180 days--a tremendous display of the opulent wealth of his empire and the pomp and splendor of his majesty.

English Standard Version
while he showed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor and pomp of his greatness for many days, 180 days.

New American Standard Bible
And he displayed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor of his great majesty for many days, 180 days.

King James Bible
When he shewed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He displayed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the magnificent splendor of his greatness for a total of 180 days.

International Standard Version
He displayed the enormous wealth of his kingdom, along with its splendid beauty and greatness for many days—for 180 days in all.

NET Bible
He displayed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor of his majestic greatness for a lengthy period of time--a hundred and eighty days, to be exact!

New Heart English Bible
He displayed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even one hundred eighty days.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He showed them the enormous wealth of his kingdom and the costly splendor of his greatness for many days, 180 to be exact.

JPS Tanakh 1917
when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty, many days, even a hundred and fourscore days.

New American Standard 1977
And he displayed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor of his great majesty for many days, 180 days.

Jubilee Bible 2000
to show them the riches of the glory of his kingdom and the honour of beauty of his greatness for many days, even one hundred and eighty days.

King James 2000 Bible
When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and fourscore days.

American King James Version
When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.

American Standard Version
when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and fourscore days.

Douay-Rheims Bible
That he might shew the riches of the glory of his kingdom, and the greatness, and boasting of his power, for a long time, to wit, for a hundred and fourscore days.

Darby Bible Translation
when he shewed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the splendid magnificence of his grandeur many days, a hundred and eighty days.

English Revised Version
when he shewed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days. t

Webster's Bible Translation
When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and eighty days.

World English Bible
He displayed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even one hundred eighty days.

Young's Literal Translation
in his shewing the wealth of the honour of his kingdom, and the glory of the beauty of his greatness, many days -- eighty and a hundred days.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
1:1-9 The pride of Ahasuerus's heart rising with the grandeur of his kingdom, he made an extravagant feast. This was vain glory. Better is a dinner of herbs with quietness, than this banquet of wine, with all the noise and tumult that must have attended it. But except grace prevails in the heart, self-exaltation and self-indulgence, in one form or another, will be the ruling principle. Yet none did compel; so that if any drank to excess, it was their own fault. This caution of a heathen prince, even when he would show his generosity, may shame many called Christians, who, under pretence of sending the health round, send sin round, and death with it. There is a woe to them that do so; let them read it, and tremble, Hab 2:15,16.
Study Bible
Xerxes' Royal Feasts
3in the third year of his reign he gave a banquet for all his princes and attendants, the army officers of Persia and Media, the nobles and the princes of his provinces being in his presence. 4And he displayed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor of his great majesty for many days, 180 days. 5When these days were completed, the king gave a banquet lasting seven days for all the people who were present at the citadel in Susa, from the greatest to the least, in the court of the garden of the king's palace.…
Cross References
Esther 1:3
in the third year of his reign he gave a banquet for all his princes and attendants, the army officers of Persia and Media, the nobles and the princes of his provinces being in his presence.

Esther 1:5
When these days were completed, the king gave a banquet lasting seven days for all the people who were present at the citadel in Susa, from the greatest to the least, in the court of the garden of the king's palace.
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When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.

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the riches.

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Romans 9:23 And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels …

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excellent.

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Psalm 21:5 His glory is great in your salvation: honor and majesty have you laid on him.

Psalm 45:3 Gird your sword on your thigh, O most mighty, with your glory and your majesty.

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