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6 "Agagite" but "Amalekey?" Edited for consistency and dejargonification.
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Why is Haman called andan Agagite and not an AmalekeyAmalekite?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the AmalekeyAmalekite in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13aMegillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the AmalekiAmalekite.

ומה שילם לי ימיני דלא קטליה שאול לאגג דאתיליד מיניה המן

If the point is to tell us that Haman was an AmalekeyAmalekite, why not just say so explicitly?

Why is Haman called and Agagite and not an Amalekey?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amaleki.

ומה שילם לי ימיני דלא קטליה שאול לאגג דאתיליד מיניה המן

If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

Why is Haman called an Agagite and not an Amalekite?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekite in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amalekite.

ומה שילם לי ימיני דלא קטליה שאול לאגג דאתיליד מיניה המן

If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekite, why not just say so explicitly?

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In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amaleki.

ומה שילם לי ימיני דלא קטליה שאול לאגג דאתיליד מיניה המן

If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amaleki. If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amaleki.

ומה שילם לי ימיני דלא קטליה שאול לאגג דאתיליד מיניה המן

If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

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In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. However thereHis lineage is alsoconfirmed in Megillah 13a as being a king namedgenetic descendent of Agag who seems not to be related to Amalek in Bamidbar 24:7 (Amalek is mentioned later in verse 20). Why do we assume that Haman is descended from the Amalek Agag and not someone else? Furthermore, ifAmaleki. If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. However there is also a king named Agag who seems not to be related to Amalek in Bamidbar 24:7 (Amalek is mentioned later in verse 20). Why do we assume that Haman is descended from the Amalek Agag and not someone else? Furthermore, if the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

In Megillas Esther 3:1 Haman is called the Agagite which I always assumed meant he was a descendant of Agag the king of the Amalekey in 1 Shmuel 15:8. His lineage is confirmed in Megillah 13a as being a genetic descendent of Agag the Amaleki. If the point is to tell us that Haman was an Amalekey, why not just say so explicitly?

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