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Haman

[hey-muh n] /ˈheɪ mən/
noun
1.
a powerful prince at the court of Ahasuerus, who was hanged upon exposure of his plan to destroy the Jews of Persia. Esther 3–6.
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  • Esther said, "The adversary and enemy is this wicked Haman."

  • The advancement of Mordecai was the natural result of Haman's ruin.

  • But he heeded them as little as Haman heeds the "Purim" rattles.

    Jewish Children Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
  • Tell me,” she said, quietly—“tell me how you are able to save Haman?

    Northern Lights Gilbert Parker
  • He would not be able to stop the hanging of Haman—the hanging of Rube Haman.

    Northern Lights Gilbert Parker
  • Then the king and Haman sat down to drink, but the people of Susa were troubled.

    The Children's Bible Henry A. Sherman
  • Then the king said, "Bring Haman quickly, that Esther's wish may be granted."

    The Children's Bible Henry A. Sherman

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