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Bible Verse Dictionary

Esther 4:16 - Law

Esther 4:16 - Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish, I perish.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Go H3212 יָלַךְ
gather together H3664 כָּנַס
all H3605 כֹּל
the Jews H3064 יְהוּדִי
that are present H4672 מָצָא
in H935 בּוֹא
Shushan H7800 שׁוּשַׁן
and fast H6684 צוּם
ye for H5921 עַל
me and neither H408 אַל
eat H398 אָכַל
nor H408 אַל
drink H8354 שָׁתָה
three H7969 שָׁלוֹשׁ
days H3117 יוֹם
night H3915 לַיִל
or day H3117 יוֹם
I H589 אֲנִי
also H1571 גַּם
and my maidens H5291 נַעֲרָה
will fast H6684 צוּם
likewise H3651 כֵּן
and so H3651 כֵּן
will I H589 אֲנִי
go H1980 הָלַךְ
in H935 בּוֹא
unto H413 אֵל
the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
which H834 אֲשֶׁר
is not H3808 לֹא
according to the law H1881 דָּת
and if H834 אֲשֶׁר
I H589 אֲנִי
perish H6 אָבַד
I H589 אֲנִי
perish H6 אָבַד


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.