Esther 9:2

Overview - Esther 9
The Jews slay their enemies, with the ten sons of Haman.
12 Ahasuerus, at the request of Esther, grants another day of slaughter, and Haman's sons to be hanged.
20 The two days of Purim are made festival.
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Esther 9:2  (King James Version)
The Jews gathered themselves together in their cities throughout all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, to lay hand on such as sought their hurt: and no man could withstand them; for the fear of them fell upon all people.

Esther 9:10 Esther 9:16 ; 8:11

as sought
Deuteronomy 2:30 ; Joshua 11:20 ; Psalms 71:13 Psalms 71:24 ; Isaiah 8:9

the fear
8:17 Genesis 35:5 ; Exodus 23:27 ; Joshua 2:9