Hammedatha

HAMMEDATHA (hăm'ē-dā-tha). Father of Haman the Agagite, the villain in the Book of Esther (Esth.3.1).



International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

The father of Haman (Es 3:1). He is generally termed the "Agagite"; the name is of Persian etymology, signifying "given by the moon."