Bible Names H-M: Harbona
Harbona in Easton's Bible Dictionary
(a Persian word meaning "ass-driver"), one of the seven
or chamberlains of king Ahasuerus (Esther 1:10; 7:9).
Harbona in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Third of the seven eunuchs of Ahasuerus. Suggested the hanging
of Haman on his own gallows (Esther 1:19; Esther 7:9).
Harbona in Naves Topical Bible
-Also called HARBONAH
-A chamberlain of Ahasuerus
Es 1:10; 7:9
Harbona in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(ass-driver), the third of the seven chamberlains or eunuchs
who served King Ahasuerus. Es 1:10 (B.C. 483-475.)
Harbona in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
har-bo'-na (charebhona' charebhonah): One of the seven eunuchs
who served Ahasuerus and to whom was given the command to
bring Queen Esther before the king (Est 1:10). It was he who
suggested that Haman be hanged upon the self-same gallows that
he had erected for Mordecai (Est 7:9). Jewish tradition has it
that Harbona had originally been a confederate of Haman, but,
upon noting the failure of the latter's plans, abandoned him.
The Persian equivalent of the name means "donkey-driver."
Harbona Scripture - Esther 1:10
On the seventh day, when the heart of the king was merry with
wine, he commanded Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha, and
Abagtha, Zethar, and Carcas, the seven chamberlains that
served in the presence of Ahasuerus the king,
Harbonah in Hitchcock's Bible Names
his destruction; his sword
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