Esther 1:1 TNIV

Queen Vashti Deposed

1 This is what happened during the time of Xerxes,a1 the Xerxes who ruled over %"127 provinces2 stretching from India to Cushb:3

References for Esther 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Hebrew "Ahasuerus"; here and throughout Esther
    • b 1:1 - That is, the upper Nile region