Esther 6:6
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
935 [e]וַיָּבוֹא֮
way-yā-ḇō-w
So came inConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
2001 [e]הָמָן֒
hā-mān
HamanN-proper-ms
559 [e]וַיֹּ֤אמֶר
way-yō-mer
and askedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
  לוֹ֙
lōw
himPrep | 3ms
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ,
the kingArt | N-ms
4100 [e]מַה־
mah-
whatInterrog
6213 [e]לַעֲשׂ֕וֹת
la-‘ă-śō-wṯ
shall be donePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
376 [e]בָּאִ֕ישׁ
bā-’îš
for the manPrep-b, Art | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֥ר
’ă-šer
whomPro-r
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ
the kingArt | N-ms
2654 [e]חָפֵ֣ץ
ḥā-p̄êṣ
delightsV-Qal-Perf-3ms
3366 [e]בִּיקָר֑וֹ
bî-qā-rōw;
to honorPrep-b | N-msc | 3ms
559 [e]וַיֹּ֤אמֶר
way-yō-mer
and thoughtConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
2001 [e]הָמָן֙
hā-mān
HamanN-proper-ms
3820 [e]בְּלִבּ֔וֹ
bə-lib-bōw,
in his heartPrep-b | N-msc | 3ms
4310 [e]לְמִ֞י
lə-mî
WhomPrep-l | Interrog
2654 [e]יַחְפֹּ֥ץ
yaḥ-pōṣ
would delightV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֛לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ
the kingArt | N-ms
6213 [e]לַעֲשׂ֥וֹת
la-‘ă-śō-wṯ
toPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3366 [e]יְקָ֖ר
yə-qār
honorN-ms
3148 [e]יוֹתֵ֥ר
yō-w-ṯêr
more thanN-ms
4480 [e]מִמֶּֽנִּי׃
mim-men-nî.
mePrep | 1cs









Hebrew Texts
אסתר 6:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיָּבֹוא֮ הָמָן֒ וַיֹּ֤אמֶר לֹו֙ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ מַה־לַעֲשֹׂ֕ות בָּאִ֕ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֥ר הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ חָפֵ֣ץ בִּיקָרֹ֑ו וַיֹּ֤אמֶר הָמָן֙ בְּלִבֹּ֔ו לְמִ֞י יַחְפֹּ֥ץ הַמֶּ֛לֶךְ לַעֲשֹׂ֥ות יְקָ֖ר יֹותֵ֥ר מִמֶּֽנִּי׃

אסתר 6:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויבוא המן ויאמר לו המלך מה־לעשות באיש אשר המלך חפץ ביקרו ויאמר המן בלבו למי יחפץ המלך לעשות יקר יותר ממני׃

אסתר 6:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויבוא המן ויאמר לו המלך מה־לעשות באיש אשר המלך חפץ ביקרו ויאמר המן בלבו למי יחפץ המלך לעשות יקר יותר ממני׃

אסתר 6:6 Hebrew Bible
ויבוא המן ויאמר לו המלך מה לעשות באיש אשר המלך חפץ ביקרו ויאמר המן בלבו למי יחפץ המלך לעשות יקר יותר ממני׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So Haman came in and the king said to him, "What is to be done for the man whom the king desires to honor?" And Haman said to himself, "Whom would the king desire to honor more than me?"

King James Bible
So Haman came in. And the king said unto him, What shall be done unto the man whom the king delighteth to honour? Now Haman thought in his heart, To whom would the king delight to do honour more than to myself?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Haman entered, and the king asked him, "What should be done for the man the king wants to honor?" Haman thought to himself, "Who is it the king would want to honor more than me?"
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

whom the king, etc. Heb. in whose honour the king delighteth.

Psalm 35:27 Let them shout for joy, and be glad, that favor my righteous cause: …

Isaiah 42:1 Behold my servant, whom I uphold; my elect, in whom my soul delights; …

Isaiah 62:4,5 You shall no more be termed Forsaken; neither shall your land any …

Jeremiah 32:41 Yes, I will rejoice over them to do them good, and I will plant them …

Matthew 3:17 And see a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom …

John 5:23 That all men should honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. …

To whom.

Esther 3:2,3 And all the king's servants, that were in the king's gate, bowed, …

Esther 5:11 And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude …

Proverbs 1:32 For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the prosperity …

Proverbs 16:18 Pride goes before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs 18:12 Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honor is humility.

Proverbs 30:13 There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! and their eyelids …

Obadiah 1:3 The pride of your heart has deceived you, you that dwell in the clefts …

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