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Lexicon :: Strong's H325 - 'ăḥašvērôš

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Persian origin
Strong’s Definitions

אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ ʼĂchashvêrôwsh, akh-ash-vay-rosh'; or (shortened) אַחַשְׁרֹשׁ ʼAchashrôsh (Esther 10:1); of Persian origin; Achashverosh (i.e. Ahasuerus or Artaxerxes, but in this case Xerxes), the title (rather than name) of a Persian king:—Ahasuerus.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x

The KJV translates Strong's H325 in the following manner: Ahasuerus (31x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x
The KJV translates Strong's H325 in the following manner: Ahasuerus (31x).
  1. Ahasuerus = "I will be silent and poor"

    1. title of the king of Persia, probably Xerxes

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ ʼĂchashvêrôwsh, akh-ash-vay-rosh'; or (shortened) אַחַשְׁרֹשׁ ʼAchashrôsh (Esther 10:1); of Persian origin; Achashverosh (i.e. Ahasuerus or Artaxerxes, but in this case Xerxes), the title (rather than name) of a Persian king:—Ahasuerus.
STRONGS H325: Abbreviations
אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֺשׁ proper name, masculine Ahasuerus = Xerxes (Persian Khshatřârshâ = mighty + eye or man, see Spiegl. with 216; in Aramaic חשיארש, CISII. i. 122 [B.C. 481]) king of Persia Ezra 4:6; Esther 1:1 (twice in verse); Esther 1:2, 9, 10 + 18 times Esther + Esther 10:1 Qr (Kt אחשׁרשׁ); אֲחַשְׁוֵרשׁ Esther 1:16; Esther 2:21; Esther 3:12; Esther 8:7, 10; also Daniel 9:1 where made father of 'Darius the Mede,' compare Meinh.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




1:1; 1:2; 1:9; 1:10; 1:16; 2:21; 3:12; 8:7; 8:10; 10:1



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H325 matches the Hebrew אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ ('ăḥašvērôš),
which occurs 32 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:6 - And in the reign of Ahasuerus, H325 in the beginning of his reign, wrote they unto him an accusation against the inhabitants of Judah and Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:1 - Now it came to pass in the days of Ahasuerus, H325 (this is Ahasuerus H325 which reigned, from India even unto Ethiopia, over an hundred and seven and twenty provinces:)
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:2 - That in those days, when the king Ahasuerus H325 sat on the throne of his kingdom, which was in Shushan the palace,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:9 - Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus. H325
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:10 - On the seventh day, when the heart of the king was merry with wine, he commanded Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha, and Abagtha, Zethar, and Carcas, the seven chamberlains that served in the presence of Ahasuerus H325 the king,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:15 - What shall we do unto the queen Vashti according to law, because she hath not performed the commandment of the king Ahasuerus H325 by the chamberlains?
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:16 - And Memucan answered before the king and the princes, Vashti the queen hath not done wrong to the king only, but also to all the princes, and to all the people that are in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus. H325
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:17 - For this deed of the queen shall come abroad unto all women, so that they shall despise their husbands in their eyes, when it shall be reported, The king Ahasuerus H325 commanded Vashti the queen to be brought in before him, but she came not.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:19 - If it please the king, let there go a royal commandment from him, and let it be written among the laws of the Persians and the Medes, that it be not altered, That Vashti come no more before king Ahasuerus; H325 and let the king give her royal estate unto another that is better than she.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:1 - After these things, when the wrath of king Ahasuerus H325 was appeased, he remembered Vashti, and what she had done, and what was decreed against her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:12 - Now when every maid's turn was come to go in to king Ahasuerus, H325 after that she had been twelve months, according to the manner of the women, (for so were the days of their purifications accomplished, to wit, six months with oil of myrrh, and six months with sweet odours, and with other things for the purifying of the women;)
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:16 - So Esther was taken unto king Ahasuerus H325 into his house royal in the tenth month, which is the month Tebeth, in the seventh year of his reign.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:21 - In those days, while Mordecai sat in the king's gate, two of the king's chamberlains, Bigthan and Teresh, of those which kept the door, were wroth, and sought to lay hand on the king Ahasuerus. H325
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:1 - After these things did king Ahasuerus H325 promote Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and advanced him, and set his seat above all the princes that were with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:6 - And he thought scorn to lay hands on Mordecai alone; for they had shewed him the people of Mordecai: wherefore Haman sought to destroy all the Jews that were throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, H325 even the people of Mordecai.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:7 - In the first month, that is, the month Nisan, in the twelfth year of king Ahasuerus, H325 they cast Pur, that is, the lot, before Haman from day to day, and from month to month, to the twelfth month, that is, the month Adar.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:8 - And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, H325 There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws are diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's profit to suffer them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:12 - Then were the king's scribes called on the thirteenth day of the first month, and there was written according to all that Haman had commanded unto the king's lieutenants, and to the governors that were over every province, and to the rulers of every people of every province according to the writing thereof, and to every people after their language; in the name of king Ahasuerus H325 was it written, and sealed with the king's ring.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:2 - And it was found written, that Mordecai had told of Bigthana and Teresh, two of the king's chamberlains, the keepers of the door, who sought to lay hand on the king Ahasuerus. H325
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:5 - Then the king Ahasuerus H325 answered and said unto Esther the queen, Who is he, and where is he, that durst presume in his heart to do so?
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:1 - On that day did the king Ahasuerus H325 give the house of Haman the Jews' enemy unto Esther the queen. And Mordecai came before the king; for Esther had told what he was unto her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:7 - Then the king Ahasuerus H325 said unto Esther the queen and to Mordecai the Jew, Behold, I have given Esther the house of Haman, and him they have hanged upon the gallows, because he laid his hand upon the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:10 - And he wrote in the king Ahasuerus' H325 name, and sealed it with the king's ring, and sent letters by posts on horseback, and riders on mules, camels, and young dromedaries:
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:12 - Upon one day in all the provinces of king Ahasuerus, H325 namely, upon the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, which is the month Adar.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:2 - The Jews gathered themselves together in their cities throughout all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, H325 to lay hand on such as sought their hurt: and no man could withstand them; for the fear of them fell upon all people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:20 - And Mordecai wrote these things, and sent letters unto all the Jews that were in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, H325 both nigh and far,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:30 - And he sent the letters unto all the Jews, to the hundred twenty and seven provinces of the kingdom of Ahasuerus, H325 with words of peace and truth,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 10:1 - And the king Ahasuerus H325 laid a tribute upon the land, and upon the isles of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 10:3 - For Mordecai the Jew was next unto king Ahasuerus, H325 and great among the Jews, and accepted of the multitude of his brethren, seeking the wealth of his people, and speaking peace to all his seed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:1 - In the first year of Darius the son of Ahasuerus, H325 of the seed of the Medes, which was made king over the realm of the Chaldeans;
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