haman haman  /ˈheɪ mən/

Definition(s):

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

News

  • 9 Investigates 2 Brevard Co. deputies cleared after shooting

    The state attorney's office has cleared two Brevard County deputies following a deadly shooting in Indialantic despite questions over use of force and if the attempted removal of the suspect was in keeping with the Brevard County Sheriff's Office's policy on barricaded suspects. On Jan. 13, 2013, Brevard County Cpl. James Haman and Deputy Diomedis Canela fired 13 shots, striking 49-year-old ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WFTV 9 Orlando

Quotes

  1. According to Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg, who live-blogged the conference call, Dorff said his support for Obama "is a case of both ahavat Mordechai and sinat Haman."
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: Elliot Dorff Source: ABC News

  2. There are two levels of consciousness, the Rebbe explained, in which one can distinguish between "Cursed is Haman" and "Blessed is Mordechai."
    on Mar 13, 2006 By: Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson Source: Arutz Sheva

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