Esther 2:19

“And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai sate in the kings gate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting at the king's gate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, then Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the virgins came together in the second house of the women, Mordecai took his seat in the doorway of the king's house.
- Basic English Bible

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai sat in the king's gate.
- Darby Bible

And when the virgins were assembled the second time, then Mordecai sat in the king's gate.
- Webster's Bible

When the virgins were gathered together the second time, Mordecai was sitting in the king's gate.
- World English Bible

And in the virgins being gathered a second time, then Mordecai is sitting in the gate of the king;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And when the virgins were gathered together the second time, and Mordecai sat in the king's gate--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Esther 2:19


2:19 Sat - By office, as one of the king's guards or ministers; being advanced to this place by Esther's favour.


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