Character Study on Zeresh

Character Study on Zeresh

Esther 5: Nevertheless Haman refrained himself: and when he came home, he sent and called for his friends, and Zeresh his wife.
Esther 5: Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits high, and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.
Esther 6: And Haman told Zeresh his wife and all his friends every thing that had befallen him. Then said his wise men and Zeresh his wife unto him, If Mordecai be of the seed of the Jews, before whom thou hast begun to fall, thou shalt not prevail against him, but shalt surely fall before him.

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zeresh
ZERESH . The wife of Haman ( Esther 5:10 ; Esther 5:14 ; Esther 6:13 ).

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Zeresh
Star of Venus, the wife of Haman, whom she instigated to prepare a gallows for Mordecai (Esther 5:10 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary - Zeresh
(zee' rehssh) Personal name meaning, “shaggy head, disheveled.” Haman's wife and counselor (Esther 5:10 ,Esther 5:10,5:14 ; Esther 6:13 ).



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Zeresh
Misery; strange; dispersed inheritance
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Zeresh
Haman's wife, who instigated him to erect a high gallows and to prevail on the king to hang on it Mordecai, then to go in merrily with the king unto the banquet, but predicted Haman's own fall when she heard Mordecai was a Jew (Esther 5:10; Esther 5:14; Esther 6:13). Every tongue that shall rise against Jehovah's people in judgment they shall condemn (Isaiah 54:17).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Zeresh
Wife of Haman the Agagite. Esther 5:10,14 ; Esther 6:13 .

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Zeresh
The wife of Haman, haughty and revengeful like him, and destined to see him and her ten sons hanging on the gallows she had designed for Mordecai the servant of God, Esther 5:10-14 6:13 7:10 9:13 .

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Purim - ... At the close of reading the megallah all cry out, "cursed be Haman, blessed be Mordecai; cursed be Zeresh (Haman's wife), blessed be Esther; cursed be all idolaters, blessed be all Israelites, and blessed be Harbonah who hanged Haman!" The repast at home is mainly milk and eggs