Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Haman: Purim, Harman
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to Haman

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

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
During the synagogue services, followers and churchgoers reportedly shake noisemakers known as "groggers" while mentioning the name of the villain, Haman, and believe that their act would "blot out" his name from history.
Karim, who also represented the country in the Sochi Winter Games 2014, will compete in the slalom and giant slalom categories, while his 26-year-old nephew Haman will contest in the cross country category.
Olympian Karim, who also represented Pakistan in the Sochi Winter Games 2014, will be competing in the slalom and giant slalom categories while Haman, 26, shall represent Pakistan in the cross country category.
Olympian Karim has already represented Pakistan in Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014 and will participate in slalom and giant slalom categories Whereas Haman will show his muscles in cross country.
The message was delivered by Kuwait's ambassador to Qatar during a meeting with Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Haman Al Thani on Thursday.
Even so, Haman exhibits a deep-rooted hatred for Mordecai and his people (3:6).
Haman told the king, "There is a certain race of people .
However, Ahasuerus also had granted a powerful prince, Haman, special honors, which included requiring everyone to bow before him when he rode through the streets.
In the Esther story, Haman is an Agagite or Amalekite, one of the ancient enemies of the Jewish people since the time of Moses a millennium before.
19 March 2013 -- Seacoast Commerce Bank (OTC: SCCB) announced the hiring of Doug Haman, senior vice president, SBA business development officer, in its Phoenix, Arizona, loan production office.
8220;As home to some of the world's leading software, e-commerce, coffee, manufacturing, healthcare and educational organizations, Seattle and the greater Pacific Northwest region are a hotbed for business creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and an imaginative and growing workforce with an aptitude for success,” said Gerald Haman, president and founder of SolutionPeople.
The Biblical story is written as the Book of Esther, in which the king of Persia approved a decree by his adviser, Haman, to destroy all the Jewish people in one day.
Their statements sounded as though Haman had come back to life.
John Haman, a financial representative at Northwestern Mutual, was named the company's disability income specialist for the Meeks Financial Group.
Lynne Haman, 45, a cleaner from Priestfields, said: "I think they should be kept anonymous until they're found guilty, and then they should be named.