Marsena [S]

bitterness of a bramble
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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Marsena'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Marsena [H]

(worthy ), one of the seven of Persia, "wise men which knew the times," which saw the kings face and sat first in the kingdom. ( Esther 1:14 )

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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Marsena'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.


mar-se'-na, mar'-se-na (marcena'; derivation unknown but probably of Persian origin (Esther 1:14)):

One of "the seven princes of Persia and Media, who saw the king's face, and sat first in the kingdom."

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'MARSENA'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.