Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate.

King James Version

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

Holman Bible

When the young women were assembled together for a second time, Mordecai was sitting at the King's Gate.

International Standard Version

When the virgins were gathered a second time, Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.

A Conservative Version

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.

American Standard Version

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.

Amplified

And when the maidens were gathered together the second time, Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate.

Bible in Basic English

And when the virgins came together in the second house of the women, Mordecai took his seat in the doorway of the king's house.

Darby Translation

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

Julia Smith Translation

And in the gathering together the virgins the second time, and Mordecai sat in the gate of the king.

King James 2000

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When [the] virgins were gathered a second time, Mordecai [was] sitting at the gate of the king.

Modern King James verseion

And when the virgins were gathered the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

NET Bible

Now when the young women were being gathered again, Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate.

New Heart English Bible

When the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, when virgins were gathered together second time, then, Mordecai, was sitting in the gate of the king.

Webster

And when the virgins were assembled the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.

World English Bible

When the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.

Youngs Literal Translation

And in the virgins being gathered a second time, then Mordecai is sitting in the gate of the king;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּתוּלה 
B@thuwlah 
Usage: 50

קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

the second time
שׁני 
Sheniy 
Usage: 156

מרדּכּי 
Mord@kay 
Usage: 60

sat
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the king's
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

Watsons

Context Readings

A Plot Against The King

18 Then the king gave a great banquet, Esther's banquet, for all his princes and his servants; he also made a holiday for the provinces and gave gifts according to the king's bounty. 19 When the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate. 20 Esther had not yet made known her kindred or her people, even as Mordecai had commanded her; for Esther did what Mordecai told her as she had done when under his care.



Cross References

Esther 2:21

In those days, while Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate, Bigthan and Teresh, two of the king's officials from those who guarded the door, became angry and sought to lay hands on King Ahasuerus.

Esther 2:3-4

"Let the king appoint overseers in all the provinces of his kingdom that they may gather every beautiful young virgin to the citadel of Susa, to the harem, into the custody of Hegai, the king's eunuch, who is in charge of the women; and let their cosmetics be given them.

Esther 5:13

"Yet all of this does not satisfy me every time I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

Esther 3:2-3

All the king's servants who were at the king's gate bowed down and paid homage to Haman; for so the king had commanded concerning him. But Mordecai neither bowed down nor paid homage.



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