14 This is a copy of the decree: "King Xerxes the Great sends the following decree to the governors of his 127 provinces, from India to Ethiopia, and to their subordinate officials:

References for Additions to Esther 3:14

    • c 3:14 - [Chapter B 1-7 corresponds to chapter 13.1-7 in a number of English translations.]
    • d 3:14 - [Greek] Ethiopia: [Ethiopia is the name given in Graeco-Roman times to the extensive territory south of the First Cataract of the Nile River. Cush was the ancient (Hebrew) name of this region which included within its borders most of modern Sudan and some of present-day Ethiopia (Abyssinia).]