Esther 1:4

“When he shewed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When he shewed the riches of his glorious kingdome, and the honour of his excellent maiestie, many dayes, euen an hundred and fourescore dayes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And he displayed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor of his great majesty for many days, 180 days.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and fourscore days.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And for a long time, even a hundred and eighty days, he let them see all the wealth and the glory of his kingdom and the great power and honour which were his.
- Basic English Bible

when he shewed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the splendid magnificence of his grandeur many days, a hundred and eighty days.
- Darby Bible

When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even a hundred and eighty days.
- Webster's Bible

He displayed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honor of his excellent majesty many days, even one hundred eighty days.
- World English Bible

in his shewing the wealth of the honour of his kingdom, and the glory of the beauty of his greatness, many days -- eighty and a hundred days.
- Youngs Literal Bible

when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty, many days, even a hundred and fourscore days.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Esther 1:4


1:4 Many days - Making every day a magnificent feast, either for all his princes, or for some of them, who might come to the feast successively, as the king ordered them to do. The Persian feasts are much celebrated in authors, for their length and luxury.


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