Esther 1:22
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7971 [e]וַיִּשְׁלַ֤ח
way-yiš-laḥ
and he sentConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5612 [e]סְפָרִים֙
sə-p̄ā-rîm
lettersN-mp
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
allN-msc
4082 [e]מְדִינ֣וֹת
mə-ḏî-nō-wṯ
provincesN-fpc
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ,
of the kingArt | N-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
4082 [e]מְדִינָ֤ה
mə-ḏî-nāh
to eachN-fs
4082 [e]וּמְדִינָה֙
ū-mə-ḏî-nāh
and each provinceConj-w | N-fs
3791 [e]כִּכְתָבָ֔הּ
kiḵ-ṯā-ḇāh,
in its own scriptPrep-k | N-msc | 3fs
413 [e]וְאֶל־
wə-’el-
and toConj-w | Prep
5971 [e]עַ֥ם
‘am
peopleN-ms
5971 [e]וָעָ֖ם
wā-‘ām
and every peopleConj-w | N-ms
3956 [e]כִּלְשׁוֹנ֑וֹ
kil-šō-w-nōw;
in their own languagePrep-k | N-csc | 3ms
1961 [e]לִהְי֤וֹת
lih-yō-wṯ
that should bePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
eachN-msc
376 [e]אִישׁ֙
’îš
manN-ms
8323 [e]שֹׂרֵ֣ר
śō-rêr
masterV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
1004 [e]בְּבֵית֔וֹ
bə-ḇê-ṯōw,
in his own housePrep-b | N-msc | 3ms
1696 [e]וּמְדַבֵּ֖ר
ū-mə-ḏab-bêr
and speakConj-w | V-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
3956 [e]כִּלְשׁ֥וֹן
kil-šō-wn
in the languagePrep-k | N-csc
5971 [e]עַמּֽוֹ׃
‘am-mōw.
of his own peopleN-msc | 3ms
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Hebrew Texts
אסתר 1:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּשְׁלַ֤ח סְפָרִים֙ אֶל־כָּל־מְדִינֹ֣ות הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ אֶל־מְדִינָ֤ה וּמְדִינָה֙ כִּכְתָבָ֔הּ וְאֶל־עַ֥ם וָעָ֖ם כִּלְשֹׁונֹ֑ו לִהְיֹ֤ות כָּל־אִישׁ֙ שֹׂרֵ֣ר בְּבֵיתֹ֔ו וּמְדַבֵּ֖ר כִּלְשֹׁ֥ון עַמֹּֽו׃ פ

אסתר 1:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישלח ספרים אל־כל־מדינות המלך אל־מדינה ומדינה ככתבה ואל־עם ועם כלשונו להיות כל־איש שרר בביתו ומדבר כלשון עמו׃ פ

אסתר 1:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישלח ספרים אל־כל־מדינות המלך אל־מדינה ומדינה ככתבה ואל־עם ועם כלשונו להיות כל־איש שרר בביתו ומדבר כלשון עמו׃ פ

אסתר 1:22 Hebrew Bible
וישלח ספרים אל כל מדינות המלך אל מדינה ומדינה ככתבה ואל עם ועם כלשונו להיות כל איש שרר בביתו ומדבר כלשון עמו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So he sent letters to all the king's provinces, to each province according to its script and to every people according to their language, that every man should be the master in his own house and the one who speaks in the language of his own people.

King James Bible
For he sent letters into all the king's provinces, into every province according to the writing thereof, and to every people after their language, that every man should bear rule in his own house, and that it should be published according to the language of every people.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He sent letters to all the royal provinces, to each province in its own script and to each ethnic group in its own language, that every man should be master of his own house and speak in the language of his own people.
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into every province.

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that every man. Both the law of God and common sense taught this from the foundation of the world; and this parade of enactment was only to deprive Vashti of her crown.

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it should, etc. Heb. one should publish it according to the language of his country.

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according.

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