Esther 1:9

“Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Also Uasthi the Queene made a feast for the women, in the royall house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Queen Vashti also gave a banquet for the women in the palace which belonged to King Ahasuerus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Vashti the queen gave a feast for the women in the house of King Ahasuerus.
- Basic English Bible

Also the queen Vashti made a feast for the women of the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.
- Darby Bible

Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.
- Webster's Bible

Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to King Ahasuerus.
- World English Bible

Also Vashti the queen hath made a banquet for women, in the royal house that the king Ahasuerus hath.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which belonged to king Ahasuerus.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Esther 1:9


1:9 Women - While the king entertained the men. For this was the common custom of the Persians, that men and women did not feast together.


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