Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Esther said, "If it pleases the king, may the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him."

King James Version

And Esther answered, If it seem good unto the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared for him.

Holman Bible

"If it pleases the king," Esther replied, "may the king and Haman come today to the banquet I have prepared for them."

International Standard Version

Esther replied, "If it pleases the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet I've prepared for him."

A Conservative Version

And Esther said, If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him.

American Standard Version

And Esther said, If it seem good unto the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared for him.

Amplified

And Esther said, If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come this day to the dinner that I have prepared for the king.

Bible in Basic English

And Esther in answer said, If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the feast which I have made ready for him.

Darby Translation

And Esther said, If it seem good to the king, let the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Esther answered, If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him.

Julia Smith Translation

And Esther will say, If good to the king, will the king come, and Haman, this day, to the drinking which I made for him?

King James 2000

And Esther answered, If it seem good unto the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared for him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Esther said, "If it is good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him."

Modern King James verseion

And Esther answered, If it is good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet which I have prepared for him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Esther said, "If it please the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared."

NET Bible

Esther replied, "If the king is so inclined, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him."

New Heart English Bible

Esther said, "If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Esther, If, unto the king, it seem good, let the king with Haman come in this day, unto the banquet which I have prepared for him.

Webster

And Esther answered, If it shall seem good to the king, let the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him.

World English Bible

Esther said, "If it seems good to the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Esther saith, 'If unto the king it be good, the king doth come in, and Haman, to-day, unto the banquet that I have made for him;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אסתּר 
'Ecter 
Usage: 55

If it seem good
טוב 
Towb 
Usage: 31

unto the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

let the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

and Haman
המן 
Haman 
Haman, he
Usage: 55


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

משׁתּה 
Mishteh 
Usage: 46

References

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

Esther's Banquet

3 Then the king said to her, "What is troubling you, Queen Esther? And what is your request? Even to half of the kingdom it shall be given to you." 4 Esther said, "If it pleases the king, may the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him." 5 Then the king said, "Bring Haman quickly that we may do as Esther desires." So the king and Haman came to the banquet which Esther had prepared.


Cross References

Esther 5:8

if I have found favor in the sight of the king, and if it pleases the king to grant my petition and do what I request, may the king and Haman come to the banquet which I will prepare for them, and tomorrow I will do as the king says."

Genesis 27:25

So he said, "Bring it to me, and I will eat of my son's game, that I may bless you." And he brought it to him, and he ate; he also brought him wine and he drank.

Genesis 32:20

and you shall say, 'Behold, your servant Jacob also is behind us.'" For he said, "I will appease him with the present that goes before me. Then afterward I will see his face; perhaps he will accept me."

Esther 3:15

The couriers went out impelled by the king's command while the decree was issued at the citadel in Susa; and while the king and Haman sat down to drink, the city of Susa was in confusion.

Psalm 112:5

It is well with the man who is gracious and lends; He will maintain his cause in judgment.

Proverbs 29:11

A fool always loses his temper, But a wise man holds it back.

1 Corinthians 14:20

Brethren, do not be children in your thinking; yet in evil be infants, but in your thinking be mature.

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