New Living Translation
However, he restrained himself and went on home. Then Haman gathered together his friends and Zeresh, his wife,
King James Bible
Nevertheless Haman refrained himself: and when he came home, he sent and called for his friends, and Zeresh his wife.
Darby Bible Translation
But Haman controlled himself, and came home; and he sent and called for his friends, and Zeresh his wife.
World English Bible
Nevertheless Haman restrained himself, and went home. There, he sent and called for his friends and Zeresh his wife.
Young's Literal Translation
And Haman forceth himself, and cometh in unto his house, and sendeth, and bringeth in his friends, and Zeresh his wife,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:10 Refrained - From taking present vengeance upon Mordecai, which he might easily have effected, either by his own, or any of his servants hands, without any fear of inconveniency to himself. But herein God's wise and powerful providence appeared, in disposing Haman's heart, contrary to his own inclination, and making him, as it were, to put fetters upon his own hands.
When Haman told his wife, Zeresh, and all his friends what had happened, his wise advisers and his wife said, "Since Mordecai--this man who has humiliated you--is of Jewish birth, you will never succeed in your plans against him. It will be fatal to continue opposing him."
and boasted to them about his great wealth and his many children. He bragged about the honors the king had given him and how he had been promoted over all the other nobles and officials.
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