Esther 1:14

NET ©

Those who were closest to him were Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan. These men were the seven officials of Persia and Media who saw the king on a regular basis and had the most prominent offices in the kingdom.

NIV ©

and were closest to the king—Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena and Memucan, the seven nobles of Persia and Media who had special access to the king and were highest in the kingdom.

NASB ©

and were close to him: Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena and Memucan, the seven princes of Persia and Media who had access to the king’s presence and sat in the first place in the kingdom—

NLT ©

The names of these men were Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan––seven high officials of Persia and Media. They were his closest associates and held the highest positions in the empire.

MSG ©

Those closest to him were Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven highest-ranking princes of Persia and Media, the inner circle with access to the king's ear.

BBE ©

And second only to him were Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven rulers of Persia and Media, who were friends of the king, and had the first places in the kingdom:)

NRSV ©

and those next to him were Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven officials of Persia and Media, who had access to the king, and sat first in the kingdom):

NKJV ©

those closest to him being Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven princes of Persia and Media, who had access to the king’s presence, and who ranked highest in the kingdom):

KJV
And the next
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unto him [was] Carshena
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Shethar
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Admatha
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Tarshish
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Meres
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Marsena
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[and] Memucan
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the seven
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princes
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of Persia
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and Media
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which saw
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the king's
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face
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[and] which sat
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the first
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in the kingdom
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HEBREW
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Mybsyh
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sysrt
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atmda
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rts
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ansrk
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wyla
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brqhw (1:14)
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LXXM
kai
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CONJ
proshlyen
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V-AAI-3S
autw
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D-DSM
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N-PRI
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CONJ
sarsayaiov
 
N-PRI
kai
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CONJ
malhsear
 
N-PRI
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T-NPM
arcontev
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N-NPM
perswn
 
N-GPM
kai
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CONJ
mhdwn
 
N-GPM
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T-NPM
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ADV
tou
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T-GSM
basilewv
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N-GSM
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T-NPM
prwtoi
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A-NPMS
parakayhmenoi
 
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N-DSM
NET © [draft] ITL
Those who were closest
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to
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him were Carshena
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, Shethar
<08369>
, Admatha
<0133>
, Tarshish
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, Meres
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, Marsena
<04826>
, and Memucan
<04462>
. These men were the seven
<07651>
officials
<08269>
of Persia
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and Media
<04074>
who saw
<07200>
the king
<04428>
on a regular basis
<06440>
and had the most prominent
<07223>
offices
<03427>
in the kingdom
<04438>
.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “seers of the face of the king”; NASB “who had access to the king’s presence.”

tn Heb “were sitting first”; NAB “held first rank in the realm.”