Esther 5:14
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
559 [e]וַתֹּ֣אמֶר
wat-tō-mer
And saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
  לוֹ֩
lōw
to himPrep | 3ms
2238 [e]זֶ֨רֶשׁ
ze-reš
ZereshN-proper-fs
802 [e]אִשְׁתּ֜וֹ
’iš-tōw
his wifeN-fsc | 3ms
3605 [e]וְכָל־
wə-ḵāl
and allConj-w | N-msc
157 [e]אֹֽהֲבָ֗יו
’ō-hă-ḇāw,
his friendsV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc | 3ms
6213 [e]יַֽעֲשׂוּ־
ya-‘ă-śū-
let be madeV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
6086 [e]עֵץ֮
‘êṣ
a gallowsN-ms
1364 [e]גָּבֹ֣הַּ
gā-ḇō-ah
highAdj-ms
2572 [e]חֲמִשִּׁ֣ים
ḥă-miš-šîm
fiftyNumber-cp
520 [e]אַמָּה֒
’am-māh
cubitsN-fs
1242 [e]וּבַבֹּ֣קֶר ׀
ū-ḇab-bō-qer
and in the morningConj-w, Prep-b, Art | N-ms
559 [e]אֱמֹ֣ר
’ĕ-mōr
suggestV-Qal-Imp-ms
4428 [e]לַמֶּ֗לֶךְ
lam-me-leḵ,
to the kingPrep-l, Art | N-ms
8518 [e]וְיִתְל֤וּ
wə-yiṯ-lū
that be hangedConj-w | V-Qal-ConjImperf-3mp
853 [e]אֶֽת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
4782 [e]מָרְדֳּכַי֙
mā-rə-do-ḵay
MordecaiN-proper-ms
5921 [e]עָלָ֔יו
‘ā-lāw,
on itPrep | 3ms
935 [e]וּבֹֽא־
ū-ḇō-
then goConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-ms
5973 [e]עִם־
‘im-
withPrep
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֥לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ
the kingArt | N-ms
413 [e]אֶל‪‬‪‬
’el-
toPrep
4960 [e]הַמִּשְׁתֶּ֖ה
ham-miš-teh
the banquetArt | N-ms
8056 [e]שָׂמֵ֑חַ
śā-mê-aḥ;
MerrilyAdj-ms
3190 [e]וַיִּיטַ֧ב
way-yî-ṭaḇ
and pleasedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1697 [e]הַדָּבָ֛ר
had-dā-ḇār
the thingArt | N-ms
6440 [e]לִפְנֵ֥י
lip̄-nê
pleasedPrep-l | N-cpc
2001 [e]הָמָ֖ן
hā-mān
HamanN-proper-ms
6213 [e]וַיַּ֥עַשׂ
way-ya-‘aś
so he had madeConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
6086 [e]הָעֵֽץ׃
hā-‘êṣ.
the gallowsArt | N-ms
  פ
-Punc









Hebrew Texts
אסתר 5:14 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַתֹּ֣אמֶר לֹו֩ זֶ֨רֶשׁ אִשְׁתֹּ֜ו וְכָל־אֹֽהֲבָ֗יו יַֽעֲשׂוּ־עֵץ֮ גָּבֹ֣הַּ חֲמִשִּׁ֣ים אַמָּה֒ וּבַבֹּ֣קֶר ׀ אֱמֹ֣ר לַמֶּ֗לֶךְ וְיִתְל֤וּ אֶֽת־מָרְדֳּכַי֙ עָלָ֔יו וּבֹֽא־עִם־הַמֶּ֥לֶךְ אֶל־הַמִּשְׁתֶּ֖ה שָׂמֵ֑חַ וַיִּיטַ֧ב הַדָּבָ֛ר לִפְנֵ֥י הָמָ֖ן וַיַּ֥עַשׂ הָעֵֽץ׃ פ

אסתר 5:14 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ותאמר לו זרש אשתו וכל־אהביו יעשו־עץ גבה חמשים אמה ובבקר ׀ אמר למלך ויתלו את־מרדכי עליו ובא־עם־המלך אל־המשתה שמח וייטב הדבר לפני המן ויעש העץ׃ פ

אסתר 5:14 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ותאמר לו זרש אשתו וכל־אהביו יעשו־עץ גבה חמשים אמה ובבקר ׀ אמר למלך ויתלו את־מרדכי עליו ובא־עם־המלך אל־המשתה שמח וייטב הדבר לפני המן ויעש העץ׃ פ

אסתר 5:14 Hebrew Bible
ותאמר לו זרש אשתו וכל אהביו יעשו עץ גבה חמשים אמה ובבקר אמר למלך ויתלו את מרדכי עליו ובא עם המלך אל המשתה שמח וייטב הדבר לפני המן ויעש העץ׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then Zeresh his wife and all his friends said to him, "Have a gallows fifty cubits high made and in the morning ask the king to have Mordecai hanged on it; then go joyfully with the king to the banquet." And the advice pleased Haman, so he had the gallows made.

King James Bible
Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits high, and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
His wife Zeresh and all his friends told him, "Have them build a gallows 75 feet high. Ask the king in the morning to hang Mordecai on it. Then go to the banquet with the king and enjoy yourself." The advice pleased Haman, so he had the gallows constructed.
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said Zeresh.

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Let a gallows. Heb. Let a tree.

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speak thou.

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go thou in.

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the thing.

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he caused.

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