Definition of Haman
1. Noun. (Old Testament) the minister of the Persian emperor who hated the Jews and was hanged for plotting to massacre them.
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Literary usage of Haman
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1. The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best by Lindley Murray (1840)
"Haman ; or, the misery of pride. '*" AHASUERUS, who is supposed to be the ... On this appearance of disrespect from Mordecai, Haman "was full of wrath : but ..."
2. The English Reader; Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best by Lindley Murray (1839)
"Haman ; or, the misery of pride. AHASUERUS, who is supposed to be the prince known among the Greek historians by the name of ..."
3. The Modern Reader's Bible: The Books of the Bible with Three Books of the by Richard Green Moulton (1907)
"Then the king said to Haman, Make 10 haste, and take the apparel and the horse, ... Then took Haman the apparel and the horse, and arrayed Mordecai, ..."