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Lexicon :: Strong's H2001 - hāmān

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הָמָן
Transliteration
hāmān
Pronunciation
haw-mawn'
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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of foreign derivation
Strong’s Definitions

הָמָן Hâmân, haw-mawn'; of foreign derivation; Haman, a Persian vizier:—Haman.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 54x

The KJV translates Strong's H2001 in the following manner: Haman (53x), he (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 54x
The KJV translates Strong's H2001 in the following manner: Haman (53x), he (1x).
  1. Haman = "magnificent"

    1. chief minister of Ahasuerus, enemy of Mordecai and the Jews, who plotted to kill the Jews but, being foiled by Esther, was hanged, with his family, on the gallows he had made for Mordecai

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הָמָן Hâmân, haw-mawn'; of foreign derivation; Haman, a Persian vizier:—Haman.
STRONGS H2001:
הָמָן proper name, masculine Haman, favourite of Ahasuerus (etymology dubious; according to JenVOJ 1892, 58 ff. = Elamite proper name, of divinity Humban, or Humman) — Esther 3:1 + 53 times in Esther.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Esther

3:1

H2001

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2001 matches the Hebrew הָמָן (hāmān),
which occurs 54 times in 45 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:1 - After these events King Ahasuerus honored Haman H2001, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and promoted him and [fn]established his authority over all the officials who were with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:2 - All the king’s servants who were at the king’s gate bowed down and paid [fn]homage to Haman H2001; for so the king had commanded regarding him. But Mordecai neither bowed down nor paid [fn]homage.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:4 - Now it was when they had spoken daily to him and he would not listen to them, that they told Haman H2001 to see whether Mordecai’s reason would [fn]stand; for he had told them that he was a Jew.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:5 - When Haman H2001 saw that Mordecai neither bowed down nor paid [fn]homage to him, Haman H2001 was filled with rage.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:6 - But he [fn]considered it beneath his dignity to [fn]kill Mordecai alone, for they had told him who the people of Mordecai were; so Haman H2001 sought to annihilate all the Jews, the people of Mordecai, who were found throughout the kingdom of Ahasuerus.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:7 - In the first month, which is the month Nisan, in the twelfth year of King Ahasuerus, [fn]Pur, that is the lot, was cast before Haman H2001 from day to day and from month to month, [fn]until the twelfth month, that is the month Adar.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:8 - Then Haman H2001 said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom; their laws are different from those of all other people and they do not [fn]comply with the king’s laws, so it is not in the king’s interest to let them remain.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:10 - Then the king took his signet ring from his hand and gave it to Haman H2001, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, the enemy of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:11 - And the king said to Haman H2001, “The silver is [fn]yours, and the people also, to do with them as you please.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:12 - Then the king’s scribes were summoned on the thirteenth day of the first month, and it was written just as Haman H2001 commanded to the king’s satraps, to the governors who were over each province and to the officials of each people, each province according to its script, each people according to its language, being written in the name of King Ahasuerus and sealed with the king’s signet ring.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:15 - The couriers went out, speeded by the king’s [fn]order while the decree was [fn]issued at the citadel in Susa; and while the king and Haman H2001 sat down to drink, the city of Susa was agitated.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:7 - Mordecai told him everything that had happened to him, and the exact amount of money that Haman H2001 had promised to pay to the king’s treasuries for the elimination of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:4 - Esther said, “If it pleases the king, may the king and Haman H2001 come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:5 - Then the king said, “Bring Haman H2001 quickly so that we may do [fn]as Esther desires.” So the king and Haman H2001 came to the banquet which Esther had prepared.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:8 - if I have found favor in the sight of the king, and if it pleases the king to grant my request and do [fn]what I wish, may the king and Haman H2001 come to the banquet which I will prepare for them, and tomorrow I will do [fn]as the king says.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:9 - Then Haman H2001 went out that day joyful and pleased of heart; but when Haman H2001 saw Mordecai at the king’s gate and that he did not stand up or tremble before him, Haman H2001 was filled with anger against Mordecai.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:10 - Haman H2001 controlled himself, however, and went to his house. But he [fn]sent for his friends and his wife Zeresh.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:11 - Then Haman H2001 told them of the glory of his riches, and his many sons, and every occasion on which the king had honored him and how he had [fn]promoted him above the officials and servants of the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:12 - Haman H2001 also said, “Even Esther the queen let no one except me come with the king to the banquet which she had prepared; and tomorrow also I am invited by her with the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:14 - Then Zeresh his wife and all his friends said to him, “Have a wooden gallows [fn]fifty cubits high made, and in the morning ask the king to have Mordecai hanged on it; then go joyfully with the king to the banquet.” And the [fn]advice pleased Haman H2001, so he had the wooden gallows made.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:4 - So the king said, “Who is in the courtyard?” Now Haman H2001 had just entered the outer courtyard of the king’s palace in order to speak to the king about hanging Mordecai on the wooden gallows which he had prepared for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:5 - So the king’s servants said to him, “Behold, Haman H2001 is standing in the courtyard.” And the king said, “Have him come in.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:6 - Haman H2001 then came in and the king said to him, “What is to be done for the man whom the king desires to honor?” And Haman H2001 said [fn]to himself, “Whom would the king desire to honor more than me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:7 - Therefore Haman H2001 said to the king, “For the man whom the king desires to honor,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:10 - Then the king said to Haman H2001, “Quickly, take the robe and the horse just as you have said, and do so for Mordecai the Jew, who is sitting at the king’s gate; do not fail to do anything of all that you have said.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:11 - So Haman H2001 took the robe and the horse, and dressed Mordecai, and led him on horseback through the city square, and proclaimed before him, “So it shall be done for the man whom the king desires to honor.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:12 - Then Mordecai returned to the king’s gate, while Haman H2001 hurried home, mourning, with his head covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:13 - And Haman H2001 informed Zeresh his wife and all his friends of everything that had happened to him. Then his wise men and Zeresh his wife said to him, “If Mordecai, before whom you have begun to fall, is [fn]of Jewish origin, you will not prevail over him, but will certainly fall before him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:14 - While they were still talking with him, the king’s eunuchs arrived and quickly brought Haman H2001 to the banquet which Esther had prepared.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:1 - Now the king and Haman H2001 came to drink wine with Esther the queen.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:6 - And Esther said, “A foe and an enemy is this wicked Haman H2001!” Then Haman H2001 became terrified before the king and queen.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:7 - The king then got up in his anger from [fn]drinking wine and went into the palace garden; but Haman H2001 stayed to beg for his life from Queen Esther, for he saw that harm had been determined against him by the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:8 - Now when the king returned from the palace garden into the [fn]place where they had been drinking wine, Haman H2001 was falling on the couch where Esther was. Then the king said, “Will he even assault the queen with me in the house?” As the word went out of the king’s mouth, they covered Haman’s H2001 face.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:9 - Then Harbonah, one of the eunuchs who stood before the king, said, “Indeed, behold, the wooden gallows standing at Haman’s H2001 house [fn]fifty cubits high, which Haman H2001 made for Mordecai who spoke good in behalf of the king!” And the king said, “Hang him on it.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:10 - So they hanged Haman H2001 on the wooden gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king’s anger subsided.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:1 - On that day King Ahasuerus gave the house of Haman H2001, the enemy of the Jews, to Queen Esther; and Mordecai came before the king, because Esther had disclosed what he was to her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:2 - Then the king took off his signet ring, which he had taken away from Haman H2001, and gave it to Mordecai. And Esther set Mordecai over the house of Haman H2001.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:3 - Then Esther spoke again [fn]to the king, fell at his feet, wept, and pleaded for his compassion to avert the evil scheme of Haman H2001 the Agagite and his plot which he had devised against the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:5 - Then she said, “If it pleases the king and if I have found favor before him, and the matter seems proper to the king and I am pleasing in his sight, let it be written to revoke the letters devised by Haman H2001, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, which he wrote to eliminate the Jews who are in all the king’s provinces.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:7 - So King Ahasuerus said to Queen Esther and to Mordecai the Jew, “Behold, I have given the house of Haman H2001 to Esther, and they have hanged him on the wooden gallows because he had reached out with his hand against the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:10 - the ten sons of Haman H2001 the son of Hammedatha, the Jews’ enemy; but they did not lay their hands on the plunder.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:12 - And the king said to Queen Esther, “The Jews have killed and eliminated five hundred men and the ten sons of Haman H2001 at the citadel in Susa. What have they done in the rest of the king’s provinces! Now what is your request? It shall also be granted you. And what is your further wish? It shall also be done.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:13 - Then Esther said, “If it pleases the king, let tomorrow also be granted to the Jews who are in Susa to do according to the edict of today; and let Haman’s H2001 ten sons be hanged on the wooden gallows.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:14 - So the king commanded that it was to be done so; and an edict was issued in Susa, and Haman’s H2001 ten sons were hanged.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:24 - For Haman H2001 the son of Hammedatha, the Agagite, the adversary of all the Jews, had schemed against the Jews to eliminate them, and had cast Pur, that is the lot, to disturb them and eliminate them.

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