Esther 6:9, Question 2. Why does Haman use plural verbs?

  • The Vilna Gaon and the Malbim write that Haman uses plural verbs because the ministers were performing the dressing and doing everything. This is because of the concept that the more servants involved, the more honor was being shown.
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