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Esther 3:4 NLT

4 They spoke to him day after day, but still he refused to comply with the order. So they spoke to Haman about this to see if he would tolerate Mordecai’s conduct, since Mordecai had told them he was a Jew.

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  • a 3:7 - Hebrew in the first month, the month of Nisan. This month of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred within the months of April and May 474 ; also see note on 2:16 .
  • b 3:7 - As in 3:13, which reads the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, the month of Adar; Hebrew reads in the twelfth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. The date selected was March 7, 473 ; also see note on 2:16 .
  • c 3:9 - Hebrew 10,000 talents, about 375 tons or 340 metric tons in weight.
  • d 3:12 - Hebrew On the thirteenth day of the first month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was April 17, 474 ; also see note on 2:16 .
  • e 3:13 - Hebrew on the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, the month of Adar, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. The date selected was March 7, 473 ; also see note on 2:16 .