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(ˌmɔːdəˈkaɪ; ˈmɔːdəˌkaɪ)
1. (Biography) Old Testament the cousin of Esther who averted a massacre of the Jews (Esther 2–9)
2. (Bible) Old Testament the cousin of Esther who averted a massacre of the Jews (Esther 2–9)
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(ˈmɔr dɪˌkaɪ, -ˌxaɪ)

the cousin of Esther who delivered the Jews from the destruction planned by Haman. Esther 2–8.
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These regulations were cited and discussed as late as the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries by leading Jewish scholars in Poland, such as Moshe Isserles, Shlomo Luria, and Mordekhai Yaffe.
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The narrator-protagonist is named "Alexandre Mordekhai Benillouche." Alexandre, he notes, was given to him by his parents "en hommage a l'Occident prestigieux"; it resonates transparently with the author's own first name.