What does haman mean?

Definitions for hamanˈheɪ mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Haman(noun)

    (Old Testament) the minister of the Persian emperor who hated the Jews and was hanged for plotting to massacre them


  1. Haman

    Haman is the main antagonist in the Book of Esther, who, according to Old Testament tradition, was a 5th Century BC noble and vizier of the Persian empire under King Ahasuerus, traditionally identified as Artaxerxes II. As his name indicates, Haman was a descendant of Agag, the king of the Amalekites, a people who were wiped out in certain areas by King Saul and David.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Haman

    an enemy of the Jews in Persia, who persuaded the king to decree the destruction of them against a particular day, but whose purpose was defeated by the reversal of the sentence of doom.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haman in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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