Esther 1:9 GNT

9 Meanwhile, inside the royal palace Queen Vashti was giving a banquet for the women.

Study tools for Esther 1:9

  • 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.