Ahasuerus
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    Ahasuerus

    Old Testament name of one Median and two Persian kings. (1) Dan. 9:1, father of “Darius the Mede.”

    (2) Ezra 4:6; probably the same as (3).

    (3) Esth. 1:1, where Ahasuerus is certainly to be identified with Xerxes.