Esther 2:11



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Every day Mordecai walked back and forth in front of the court of the harem to learn how Esther was and how she fared.

King James Version

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house, to know how Esther did, and what should become of her.

Holman Bible

Every day Mordecai took a walk in front of the harem's courtyard to learn how Esther was doing and to see what was happening to her.

International Standard Version

Every day Mordecai would walk back and forth in front of the court of the harem to find out about Esther's well-being and what was happening to her.

A Conservative Version

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house to know how Esther did, and what would become of her.

American Standard Version

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house, to know how Esther did, and what would become of her.

Amplified

And Mordecai [who was an attendant in the king's court] walked every day before the court of the harem to learn how Esther was and what would become of her.

Bible in Basic English

And every day Mordecai took his walk before the square of the women's house, to see how Esther was and what would be done to her.

Darby Translation

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house, to know how Esther did, and what should become of her.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house to know the peace of Esther and what was done with her.

Julia Smith Translation

And in every day and day, Mordecai going about before the enclosure of the house of the women, to know the peace of Esther, and what will be done with her.

King James 2000

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house, to know how Esther did, and what should become of her.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And every day Modecai would walk up and down in front of the courtyard of the {harem} to learn {how Esther was doing}.

Modern King James verseion

And Mordecai walked every day in front of the court of the women's house in order to know how Esther did and what was to become of her.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's building, that he might know how Esther did, and what should become of her.

NET Bible

And day after day Mordecai used to walk back and forth in front of the court of the harem in order to learn how Esther was doing and what might happen to her.

New Heart English Bible

Mordecai walked every day in front of the court of the women's house, to find out how Esther did, and what would become of her.

New simplified Bible

Every day Mordecai took his walk before the square of the women's house, to see how Esther was and what would be done to her.

The Emphasized Bible

And, throughout every day, Mordecai, used to walk to and fro, before the court of the house of the women, - to get to know the welfare of Esther, and what would be done with her.

Webster

And Mordecai walked every day before the court of the women's house, to know how Esther did, and what would become of her.

World English Bible

Mordecai walked every day in front of the court of the women's house, to find out how Esther did, and what would become of her.

Youngs Literal Translation

and during every day Mordecai is walking up and down before the court of the house of the women to know the welfare of Esther, and what is done with her.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מרדּכּי 
Mord@kay 
Usage: 60

הלך 
Halak 
go , walk , come , ...away , ...along ,
Usage: 1545

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

פּנים 
Paniym 
before , face , presence , because , sight , countenance , from , person , upon , of , ...me , against , ...him , open , for , toward ,
Usage: 2119

the court
חצר 
Chatser 
Usage: 190

of the women's
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

to know
ידע 
Yada` 
Usage: 946

אסתּר 
'Ecter 
Usage: 55

did
שׁלם שׁלום 
Shalowm 
Usage: 236


do , make , wrought , deal , commit , offer , execute , keep , shew , prepare , work , do so , perform , get , dress , maker , maintain ,
Usage: 0

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Esther Is Chosen Queen

10 Esther did not make known her people or her kindred, for Mordecai had instructed her that she should not make them known. 11 Every day Mordecai walked back and forth in front of the court of the harem to learn how Esther was and how she fared. 12 Now when the turn of each young lady came to go in to King Ahasuerus, after the end of her twelve months under the regulations for the women--for the days of their beautification were completed as follows: six months with oil of myrrh and six months with spices and the cosmetics for women--


Cross References

Genesis 37:14

Then he said to him, "Go now and see about the welfare of your brothers and the welfare of the flock, and bring word back to me." So he sent him from the valley of Hebron, and he came to Shechem.

1 Samuel 17:18

"Bring also these ten cuts of cheese to the commander of their thousand, and look into the welfare of your brothers, and bring back news of them.

Esther 2:13-14

the young lady would go in to the king in this way: anything that she desired was given her to take with her from the harem to the king's palace.

Acts 15:36

After some days Paul said to Barnabas, "Let us return and visit the brethren in every city in which we proclaimed the word of the Lord, and see how they are."



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