Esther 4:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
853 [e]וְאֶת־
wə-’eṯ-
And alsoConj-w | DirObjM
6572 [e]פַּתְשֶׁ֣גֶן
paṯ-še-ḡen
a copyN-msc
3791 [e]כְּתָֽב־
kə-ṯāḇ-
of the writtenN-msc
1881 [e]הַ֠דָּת
had-dāṯ
decreeArt | N-fs
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
’ă-šer-
whichPro-r
5414 [e]נִתַּ֨ן
nit-tan
was givenV-Nifal-Perf-3ms
7800 [e]בְּשׁוּשָׁ֤ן
bə-šū-šān
at ShushanPrep-b | N-proper-ms
8045 [e]לְהַשְׁמִידָם֙
lə-haš-mî-ḏām
for their destructionPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf | 3mp
5414 [e]נָ֣תַן
nā-ṯan
He gaveV-Qal-Perf-3ms
  ל֔וֹ
lōw,
himPrep | 3ms
7200 [e]לְהַרְא֥וֹת
lə-har-’ō-wṯ
that he might show itPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
toDirObjM
635 [e]אֶסְתֵּ֖ר
’es-têr
EstherN-proper-fs
5046 [e]וּלְהַגִּ֣יד
ū-lə-hag-gîḏ
and to explain itConj-w, Prep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
  לָ֑הּ
lāh;
to herPrep | 3fs
6680 [e]וּלְצַוּ֣וֹת
ū-lə-ṣaw-wō-wṯ
that he might commandConj-w, Prep-l | V-Piel-Inf
5921 [e]עָלֶ֗יהָ
‘ā-le-hā,
herPrep | 3fs
935 [e]לָב֨וֹא
lā-ḇō-w
goPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
in toPrep
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֧לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ
the kingArt | N-ms
2603 [e]לְהִֽתְחַנֶּן־
lə-hiṯ-ḥan-nen-
to make supplicationPrep-l | V-Hitpael-Inf
  ל֛וֹ
lōw
himPrep | 3ms
1245 [e]וּלְבַקֵּ֥שׁ
ū-lə-ḇaq-qêš
and to pleadConj-w, Prep-l | V-Piel-Inf
6440 [e]מִלְּפָנָ֖יו
mil-lə-p̄ā-nāw
before himPrep-m, Prep-l | N-cpc | 3ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
forPrep
5971 [e]עַמָּֽהּ׃
‘am-māh.
her peopleN-msc | 3fs









Hebrew Texts
אסתר 4:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאֶת־פַּתְשֶׁ֣גֶן כְּתָֽב־הַ֠דָּת אֲשֶׁר־נִתַּ֨ן בְּשׁוּשָׁ֤ן לְהַשְׁמִידָם֙ נָ֣תַן לֹ֔ו לְהַרְאֹ֥ות אֶת־אֶסְתֵּ֖ר וּלְהַגִּ֣יד לָ֑הּ וּלְצַוֹּ֣ות עָלֶ֗יהָ לָבֹ֨וא אֶל־הַמֶּ֧לֶךְ לְהִֽתְחַנֶּן־לֹ֛ו וּלְבַקֵּ֥שׁ מִלְּפָנָ֖יו עַל־עַמָּֽהּ׃

אסתר 4:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואת־פתשגן כתב־הדת אשר־נתן בשושן להשמידם נתן לו להראות את־אסתר ולהגיד לה ולצוות עליה לבוא אל־המלך להתחנן־לו ולבקש מלפניו על־עמה׃

אסתר 4:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואת־פתשגן כתב־הדת אשר־נתן בשושן להשמידם נתן לו להראות את־אסתר ולהגיד לה ולצוות עליה לבוא אל־המלך להתחנן־לו ולבקש מלפניו על־עמה׃

אסתר 4:8 Hebrew Bible
ואת פתשגן כתב הדת אשר נתן בשושן להשמידם נתן לו להראות את אסתר ולהגיד לה ולצוות עליה לבוא אל המלך להתחנן לו ולבקש מלפניו על עמה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He also gave him a copy of the text of the edict which had been issued in Susa for their destruction, that he might show Esther and inform her, and to order her to go in to the king to implore his favor and to plead with him for her people.

King James Bible
Also he gave him the copy of the writing of the decree that was given at Shushan to destroy them, to shew it unto Esther, and to declare it unto her, and to charge her that she should go in unto the king, to make supplication unto him, and to make request before him for her people.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Mordecai also gave him a copy of the written decree issued in Susa ordering their destruction, so that Hathach might show it to Esther, explain it to her, and command her to approach the king, implore his favor, and plead with him personally for her people.
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