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A chamberlain in King Ahasuerus's court. Together with his colleague Teresh, plotted to assassinate the king. Mordecai discovered their plot, and they were both hanged. This event played a pivotal role in the Purim story, as described in the Scroll of Esther which is read every year on Purim.


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Entry for 'Bigthan'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ckb/b/bigthan.html. 2012.

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