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2 Kings 10:1 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

Jehu Slaughters Ahab's Descendants

10 Now Ahab had seventy sons in Samaria. So Jehu wrote letters and sent them to Samaria, to the rulers of the city,[a] to the elders, and to the guardians of the sons[b] of Ahab, saying,

Footnotes:

  1. 2 Kings 10:1 Septuagint, Vulgate; Hebrew rulers of Jezreel
  2. 2 Kings 10:1 Hebrew lacks of the sons
English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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2 Kings 10:1 New International Version (NIV)

Ahab’s Family Killed

10 Now there were in Samaria seventy sons of the house of Ahab. So Jehu wrote letters and sent them to Samaria: to the officials of Jezreel,[a] to the elders and to the guardians of Ahab’s children. He said,

Footnotes:

  1. 2 Kings 10:1 Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts and Vulgate of the city
New International Version (NIV)

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Esther 2:7 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

He was bringing up Hadassah, that is Esther, the daughter of his uncle, for she had neither father nor mother. The young woman had a beautiful figure and was lovely to look at, and when her father and her mother died, Mordecai took her as his own daughter.

English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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Esther 2:7 New International Version (NIV)

Mordecai had a cousin named Hadassah, whom he had brought up because she had neither father nor mother. This young woman, who was also known as Esther, had a lovely figure and was beautiful. Mordecai had taken her as his own daughter when her father and mother died.

New International Version (NIV)

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