Amadatha • Amadathus
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Ecclesiastical Dictionary: Containing, in Concise Form, Information upon Ecclesiastical, Biblical, Archæological, and Historical Subjects
Aman.—Amalecite; minister and favorite of Assuerus, king of Persia. Impious, proud, and cruel, he desired to destroy Mardochai and the Jews. Queen Esther saved her uncle and all her compatriots, and Aman was hung (510 b.c.) on the very scaffold which he had erected for Mardochai.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
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