Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In the first month, which is the month Nisan, in the twelfth year of King Ahasuerus,
Pur, that is the lot, was cast before Haman from day to day and from month to month, until the twelfth month, that is the month Adar.
one day in all the provinces of King Ahasuerus, the thirteenth day of the twelfth month (that is, the month Adar).
in the twelfth month (that is, the month Adar), on the thirteenth day when the king’s command and edict were about to be executed, on the day when the enemies of the Jews hoped to gain the mastery over them, it was turned to the contrary so that the Jews themselves gained the mastery over those who hated them.