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Esther 8:17 - Feast

Esther 8:17 - And in every province, and in every city, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a good day. And many of the people of the land became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And in every H3605 כֹּל
province H4082 מְדִינָה
and in every H3605 כֹּל
city H5892 עִיר
whithersoever H4725 מָקוֹם
the king's commandment H1697 דָּבָר
and his decree H1881 דָּת
came H5060 נָגַע
the Jews H3064 יְהוּדִי
had joy H8057 שִׂמְחָה
and gladness H8342 שָׂשׂוֹן
a feast H4960 מִשְׁתֶּה
and a good H2896 טוֹב
day H3117 יוֹם
And many H7227 רַב
of the people H4480 מִן
of the land H776 אֶרֶץ
became Jews H3064 יְהוּדִי
for H3588 כִּי
the fear H6343 פַּחַד
of the Jews H3064 יְהוּדִי
fell H5307 נָפַל
upon H5921 עַל


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