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What rule governs the varying nikkud in words מִשְׁתֶּה and מִשְׁתֵּה in Megillas Ester? In Ashkenazi pronunciation this makes a difference because the first is read as "Mishte" and the second is read as "MishteY."

  • Please bring the exact Psukim, we don't know what you refer to – Al Berko Dec 13 '18 at 14:36
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When משתה is in construct state it has a tzere instead of a segol and would mean "drinking-party of" instead of just "drinking-party".

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