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People/Characters: Xerxes I, son of Darius I, 4th king of the Achaemenid Empire, married Esther "Xerxes the Great"

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1 Chronicles thru Job: Timeless Stories and Life Lessons (QuickNotes Simplified Bible Commentary) by Dr. Tremper Longman 6-10
1 Chronicles–Job (The Expositor's Bible Commentary) by Tremper Longman IIIEsther 1-3,6-10
The Amplified Bible by Zondervan486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Annotated Bible, Volume 3: Ezra to Psalms by Arno Clemens GaebeleinEsther 1-3,6-10
Behold Your Queen by Gladys Malvern
Bible by František Tomášek6-10
Bible by NANA6-10
Bible History Commentary Old and New Testaments, Complete Set by Werner Herman Franzmann486-465 BCE
The Bible: Authorized King James Version with Apocrypha by Robert P. Carroll6-10
Bible: The Story of the King James Version, 1611–2011 by Gordon Campbell6-10
The Books of Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther (The Bible Believer's Commentary Series) by Peter S. Ruckman486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The C. S. Lewis Bible by C. S. Lewis6-10
The Cambridge Annotated Study Bible: New Revised Standard Version by Howard Clark Kee6-10
The Catholic Youth Bible: New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) by Brian Singer-Towns6-10
Esther by Carol M. BechtelEsther 1-3,6-10
Esther by Carey A. MooreEsther 1-3,6-10
Esther & Daniel (Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible) by Samuel WellsEsther 1-3,6-10
Esther And the Destiny of Israel: Revised Edition by John Whitcomb486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Esther for Such a Time as This by Carl ArmerdingEsther 1-3,6-10
Esther Through the Centuries by Jo CarruthersEsther 1-3,6-10
The Expositor's Bible Commentary (Volume 4) 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job by Frank E. GaebeleinEsther 1-3,6-10
Ezra Nehemiah and Esther by Irving L. Jensen486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther by David J. A. ClinesEsther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther (Bible study commentary) by Howard F. VosEsther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther (Cokesbury basic Bible commentary) by Brady Whitehead486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther (OT Daily Study Bible Series) by J. G. McConville486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by Mervin Breneman486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by Leslie C. Allen486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by John F. Brug486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job: Layman's Bible Book Commentary (Layman's Bible Book Commentary, 7) by Mary Francis OwensEsther 1-3,6-10
The Foreigner: The Story of a Girl Named Ruth by Gladys Malvern
Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi by Eric S. Hartzellp 7,152
Holman Old Testament Commentary - Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by Max Anders486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible 6-10
Holy Bible by Persian Bible, Tafsiri Translation6-10
Holy Bible (ASV: American Standard Version)486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible - New Century Version by Thomas Nelson486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible : Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments. by Thomas Nelson & Sons486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible Douay-Confraternity by Bible486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible, RSV486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Holy Bible-Placed by The Gideons by The Gideons486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Holy Bible: Contemporary English Version by American Bible Society486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: Douay-Rheims Version by Richard Challoner486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: Hertel's Standard Alphabetical Indexed (King James Version) by Hertel Bible Publishers486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: New King James Version (NKJV) by Thomas Nelson6-10
The Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition by Thomas Nelson486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version with Apocrypha by Bruce M. Metzger486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version, Catholic Edition by Catholic Biblical Association486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Holy Bible: Today's New International Version (TNIV) by Bible486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Interpreter's Bible, Vol. 3: Kings, Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job by George Arthur ButtrickEsther 1-3,6-10
Jps Commentary on Esther (JPS Bible Commentary) by Adele BerlinEsther 1-3,6-10
The Knox Bible by Ronald Knox486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Layman's Bible Commentary Vol. 4: 1 Chronicles thru Job by Dr. Tremper Longman 6-10
The Lutheran Study Bible: English Standard Version by Edward A. Engelbrecht486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The New Testament: New International Version (NIV) by Zondervan6-10
Oxford NIV Scofield Study Bible by C. I. Scofield486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Oxford self-pronouncing Bible; The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, translated out of the original by King James Translation486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Popular Commentary of the Bible: Old Testament, Volume 1 by Paul Edward Kretzmann486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Preacher's Commentary - Vol. 11 - Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by Mark D. Roberts486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Pulpit Commentary, Volume 07: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther & Job by H. D. M. Spence486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
The Renovare Spiritual Formation Bible by Richard J. Foster486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Ruth, Esther, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, and Lamentations: A Bible Commentary for Everyday (People's Bible Commentary) by Robert FyallEsther 1-3,6-10
Ruth, Jonah, Esther (Believers Church Bible Commentary) by Eugene F. RoopEsther 1-3,6-10
Serendipity Bible for Groups : New International Version by Lyman Coleman486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Story ESV Bible by ESV Bibles by Crossway486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Teen Study Bible by Larry Richards486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
The Thematic NIV Study Bible by Alister E. McGrath 6-10
Thompson Chain-Reference Bible: KJV by Frank Charles Thompson486-465 BC)(Esther 1-3,6-10
Thru the Bible Commentary, volume 15: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther by J. Vernon McGee486-465 BC) (Esther 1-3,6-10
Xerxes at Salamis by Peter Green

Character description

Xerxes I (/ˈzɜːrksiːz/; Old Persian: 𐎧𐏁𐎹𐎠𐎼𐏁𐎠 Xšayaṛša (About this soundKhshāyarsha (help·info)) [2] "ruling over heroes",[3] Greek Ξέρξης Xérxēs [ksérksɛːs]; 519–465 BC), called Xerxes the Great, was the fifth king of kings of the Achaemenid dynasty of Persia. Like his father and predecessor Darius I, he ruled the empire at its territorial apex. He ruled from 486 BC until his assassination in 465 BC at the hands of Artabanus, the commander of the royal bodyguard. Xerxes I is one of the Persian kings identified as Ahasuerus in the biblical Book of Esther

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