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Vashti

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(4th century BCE) Great-granddaughter of Nebuchadnezzar, wife of Ahasuerus. Took pleasure in tormenting Jewish girls. Was executed for refusing to obey her husband's command to appear at his party.

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Entry for 'Vashti'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ckb/v/vashti.html. 2012.

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