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Esther 8:16

    Esther 8:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The Jews had light, and gladness, and joy, and honour.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The Jews had light, and gladness, and joy, and honor.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The Jews had light and gladness, and joy and honor.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Jews had light and joy and honour.

    Webster's Revision

    The Jews had light and gladness, and joy and honor.

    World English Bible

    The Jews had light, gladness, joy, and honor.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The Jews had light and gladness, and joy and honour.

    Wesley's Notes on Esther 8:16

    8:16 Joy - This explains the former metaphor by two words expressing the same thing, to denote the greatness of the joy. Honour - Instead of that contempt under which they had lain.