Hegai, Hege

HEGAI, HEGE (hĕg'ā-ī, hē'gē). The eunuch employed by Xerxes (kjv Ahasuerus) as keeper of the women in the king’s harem (Esth.2.3, Esth.2.8, Esth.2.15). Some think that “hegai” is not a proper name but means “eunuch.”