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Arisai
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arisai, Son of Haman
Arisai, Son of Haman (אֲרִיסַי‎, arisay). The eighth in a list of the ten sons of Haman killed by the Jews in Susa (Esth 9:7–10).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Arisai (Person)
ARISAI (PERSON) [Heb ʾarı̂say (אַרִיסַי)]. One of the ten sons of Haman (Esth 9:9). On problems surrounding this list of names, see ADALIA. Arisai (LXX rouphaion) perhaps renders the otherwise unattested Old Iranian name *Arya-sāya—“Iranian protector/defender.” For an explanation of the Greek name as
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Arisai
Arisai. One of Haman’s ten sons, who was killed with his father when Haman’s plot to destroy the Jews was foiled (Est 9:7–10).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Arisai
Arisai ârʹə-sī [Heb. arîsay]. One of Haman’s sons, slain by the Jews (Est. 9:9).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Arisai
ARISAI One of Haman’s ten sons, who was killed with his father when Haman’s plot to destroy the Jews was foiled (Est 9:7–10).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Arisai
ARISAI. A son of Haman slain in the revenge of the Jews under Queen Esther (Est 9:9).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Arisai
Arisai (Heb. ʾărɩ̂say)One of the 10 sons of Haman the Agagite who were killed by the Jews (Esth. 9:9).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Arisai
Arisai [ârˊə sī] (Heb. ˒arîsay). One of the ten sons of Haman the Agagite who were killed by the Jews (Esth. 9:9).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Arisai
ARIS´AI (a-risʹī). The eighth of the ten sons of Haman, slain by the Jews in Babylonia (Esther 9:9), about 480 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Arisai
ARISAI [a RIS ah eye] — a son of Haman who was hanged like his father (Esth. 9:9).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ARISAI
ARISAI<ar’-i-sai>, <a-ris’-a-i> ( אֲרִיסַי‎ [’aricai]): Probably a Persian word of unknown meaning. One of Haman’s sons, slain by the Jews (Est 9:9).
See also
Relatives
Haman Father
Adalia Brother
Vaizatha Brother
Parshandatha Brother
Poratha Brother
Parmashta Brother
Aridatha Brother
Aridai Brother
Dalphon Brother
Aspatha Brother
Hammedatha Grandfather