וַיֹּ֣אמֶר [מוּמְכָן כ] (מְמוּכָ֗ן ק) לִפְנֵ֤י הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ וְהַשָּׂרִ֔ים לֹ֤א עַל־ הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ לְבַדֹּ֔ו עָוְתָ֖ה וַשְׁתִּ֣י הַמַּלְכָּ֑ה כִּ֤י עַל־ כָּל־ הַשָּׂרִים֙ וְעַל־ כָּל־ הָ֣עַמִּ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֕ר בְּכָל־ מְדִינֹ֖ות הַמֶּ֥לֶךְ אֲחַשְׁוֵרֹֽושׁ׃
KJV with Strong's
And Memucan answered before the king and the princes Vashti the queen hath not done wrong to the king only but also to all the princes and to all the people that are in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus
אסתר 1:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֣אמֶר [מוּמְכָן כ] (מְמוּכָ֗ן ק) לִפְנֵ֤י הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ וְהַשָּׂרִ֔ים לֹ֤א עַל־הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ לְבַדֹּ֔ו עָוְתָ֖ה וַשְׁתִּ֣י הַמַּלְכָּ֑ה כִּ֤י עַל־כָּל־הַשָּׂרִים֙ וְעַל־כָּל־הָ֣עַמִּ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֕ר בְּכָל־מְדִינֹ֖ות הַמֶּ֥לֶךְ אֲחַשְׁוֵרֹֽושׁ׃
אסתר 1:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
אסתר 1:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
אסתר 1:16 Hebrew Bible
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
In the presence of the king and the princes, Memucan said, "Queen Vashti has wronged not only the king but also all the princes and all the peoples who are in all the provinces of King Ahasuerus.
King James Bible
And Memucan answered before the king and the princes, Vashti the queen hath not done wrong to the king only, but also to all the princes, and to all the people that are in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Memucan said in the presence of the king and his officials, "Queen Vashti has wronged not only the king, but all the officials and the peoples who are in every one of King Ahasuerus's provinces.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Vashti. This reasoning was inconsequent and false. Vashti had not generally disobeyed the king, therefore she could be no precedent for the general conduct of the Persian women. She disobeyed only in one particular; and this, to serve a purpose, Memucan draws into a general consequence: and the rest came into the conclusion, being either too intoxicated to be able to discern right from wrong, or too intent on reducing women to a state of vassalage, to neglect the present favourable opportunity.
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