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Selected Verse: Esther 8:10 - Strong Concordance

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Es 8:10 Strong Concordance And he wrote [03789] in the king [04428] Ahasuerus [0325]' name [08034], and sealed [02856] it with the king's [04428] ring [02885], and sent [07971] letters [05612] by [03027] posts [07323] on horseback [05483], and riders [07392] on mules [07409], camels [0327], and young [01121] dromedaries [07424]:
  King James And he wrote in the king Ahasuerus' name, and sealed it with the king's ring, and sent letters by posts on horseback, and riders on mules, camels, and young dromedaries:

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A Commentary, Critical, Practical, and Explanatory on the Old and New Testaments, by Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset and David Brown [1882]
sent . . . by posts . . . and riders on . . . camels, and young dromedaries--The business being very urgent, the swiftest kind of camel would be employed, and so the word in the original denotes the wind-camel. Young dromedaries also are used to carry expresses, being remarkable for the nimbleness and ease of their movements. Animals of this description could convey the new rescript of Ahasuerus over the length and breadth of the Persian empire in time to relieve the unhappy Jews from the ban under which they lay.
14 So the posts [07323] that rode [07392] upon mules [07409] and camels [0327] went out [03318], being hastened [0926] and pressed on [01765] by the king's [04428] commandment [01697]. And the decree [01881] was given [05414] at Shushan [07800] the palace [01002].