English Standard Version
And Haman said to the king, “For the man whom the king delights to honor,
King James Bible
And Haman answered the king, For the man whom the king delighteth to honour,
American Standard Version
And Haman said unto the king, For the man whom the king delighteth to honor,
Answered: The man whom the king desireth to honour,
English Revised Version
And Haman said unto the king, For the man whom the king delighteth to honour,
Webster's Bible Translation
And Haman answered the king, For the man whom the king delighteth to honor,
Esther 6:7 Parallel
CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
An unexpected turn of affairs. Esther 6:1. On that night between Esther's first and second banquet, the king's sleep fled, and he commanded to bring the book of records of the chronicles and to read therefrom. On הזּכרנות ספר, comp. Ezra 4:15. The title is here more particularly stated than in Esther 2:23, where the book is briefly called: The book of the chronicles. נקראים ויּהיוּ, and they (the chronicles) were read before the king. The participle denotes the long continuance of this reading.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
whom the king, etc. Heb. in whose honour the king delighteth.
So Haman came in, and the king said to him, "What should be done to the man whom the king delights to honor?" And Haman said to himself, "Whom would the king delight to honor more than me?"
let royal robes be brought, which the king has worn, and the horse that the king has ridden, and on whose head a royal crown is set.
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