Esther 2:5
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
376 [e]אִ֣ישׁ
’îš
A certainN-ms
3064 [e]יְהוּדִ֔י
yə-hū-ḏî,
JewN-proper-ms
1961 [e]הָיָ֖ה
hā-yāh
there wasV-Qal-Perf-3ms
7800 [e]בְּשׁוּשַׁ֣ן
bə-šū-šan
in ShushanPrep-b | N-proper-ms
1002 [e]הַבִּירָ֑ה
hab-bî-rāh;
the citadelArt | N-fs
8034 [e]וּשְׁמ֣וֹ
ū-šə-mōw
and whose nameConj-w | N-msc | 3ms
4782 [e]מָרְדֳּכַ֗י
mā-rə-do-ḵay,
[was] MordecaiN-proper-ms
1121 [e]בֶּ֣ן
ben
sonN-msc
2971 [e]יָאִ֧יר
yā-’îr
of JairN-proper-ms
1121 [e]בֶּן־
ben-
the sonN-msc
8096 [e]שִׁמְעִ֛י
šim-‘î
of ShimeiN-proper-ms
1121 [e]בֶּן־
ben-
the sonN-msc
7027 [e]קִ֖ישׁ
qîš
of KishN-proper-ms
  אִ֥ישׁ
’îš
-Noun - masculine singular N-ms
1145 [e]יְמִינִֽי׃
yə-mî-nî.
a BenjamiteN-proper-ms









Hebrew Texts
אסתר 2:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אִ֣ישׁ יְהוּדִ֔י הָיָ֖ה בְּשׁוּשַׁ֣ן הַבִּירָ֑ה וּשְׁמֹ֣ו מָרְדֳּכַ֗י בֶּ֣ן יָאִ֧יר בֶּן־שִׁמְעִ֛י בֶּן־קִ֖ישׁ אִ֥ישׁ יְמִינִֽי׃

אסתר 2:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
איש יהודי היה בשושן הבירה ושמו מרדכי בן יאיר בן־שמעי בן־קיש איש ימיני׃

אסתר 2:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
איש יהודי היה בשושן הבירה ושמו מרדכי בן יאיר בן־שמעי בן־קיש איש ימיני׃

אסתר 2:5 Hebrew Bible
איש יהודי היה בשושן הבירה ושמו מרדכי בן יאיר בן שמעי בן קיש איש ימיני׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now there was at the citadel in Susa a Jew whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of Kish, a Benjamite,

King James Bible
Now in Shushan the palace there was a certain Jew, whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of Kish, a Benjamite;

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In the fortress of Susa, there was a Jewish man named Mordecai son of Jair, son of Shimei, son of Kish, a Benjaminite.
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a certain Jew.

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the son of Shimei.

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