'Guests' in the Bible
Now Adonijah and all the guests who were with him heard it as they finished eating. When Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he said, “Why is the city making such an uproar?”
Then all the guests of Adonijah were terrified; and they arose and each went on his way.
But he does not know that the dead are there,That her guests are in the depths of Sheol.
Be silent before the Lord God!For the day of the Lord is near,For the Lord has prepared a sacrifice,He has consecrated His guests.
Although he was grieved, the king commanded it to be given because of his oaths, and because of his dinner guests.
Those slaves went out into the streets and gathered together all they found, both evil and good; and the wedding hall was filled with dinner guests.
“But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,
and when the daughter of Herodias herself came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his dinner guests; and the king said to the girl, “Ask me for whatever you want and I will give it to you.”
And although the king was very sorry, yet because of his oaths and because of his dinner guests, he was unwilling to refuse her.