Esther 1:10 GNT

10 On the seventh day of his banquet the king was drinking and feeling happy, so he called in the seven eunuchs who were his personal servants, Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha, Abagtha, Zethar, and Carkas.

Study tools for Esther 1:10

  • 1 1:1 - 1.1 Ezra 4.6.
  • a 1:1 - [Hebrew] Cush: [Cush is the ancient name of the extensive territory south of the First Cataract of the Nile River. This region was called Ethiopia in Graeco-Roman times, and included within its borders most of modern Sudan and some of present-day Ethiopia (Abyssinia).]
  • b 1:8 - There were no limits . . . wanted; [or] But no one was forced to drink; the king had given orders to the palace servants that everyone could have as much or as little as they wanted.
  • c 1:22 - saying; [or] in order.