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Esther 7:3

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7:3 Queen Esther replied, “If I have met with your approval, 1  O king, and if the king is so inclined, grant me my life as my request, and my people as my petition.

Esther 8:5

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8:5 She said, “If the king is so inclined and if I have met with his approval and if the matter is agreeable to the king and if I am attractive to him, let an edict be written rescinding those recorded intentions of Haman the son of Hammedatha, the Agagite, 2  which he wrote in order to destroy the Jews who are throughout all the king’s provinces.

Esther 9:13

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9:13 Esther replied, “If the king is so inclined, let the Jews who are in Susa be permitted to act tomorrow also according to today’s law, and let them hang the ten sons of Haman on the gallows.”

1 tn Heb “If I have found grace in your eyes” (so also in 8:5); TEV “If it please Your Majesty.”

2 tc The LXX does not include the expression “the Agagite.”



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