- the queen of Ahasuerus who was banished for refusing to appear before the king's guests. Esther 1:9–22.
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Historical Examples of vashti
The one sitting in the chair, with curls and flowers, is Vashti Ann.Five Mice in a Mouse-trap
Laura E. Richards
"Turn actress, and immortalize your name," said Sister Vashti, striking an attitude.The Universal Reciter
Vashti, however, seemed to mistake his astonishment, for she frowned.
Vashti eyed the child curiously for a moment before answering.
Vashti prised at a loose stone from the wall with the point of her sunshade.
- Old Testament the wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus: deposed for refusing to display her beauty before his guests (Esther 1–2)Douay spelling: Vasthi