Esther 2:3-5 New English Translation (NET Bible)
3 And let the king appoint officers throughout all the provinces of his kingdom to gather all the attractive young women to Susa the citadel, to the harem[a] under the authority of Hegai, the king’s eunuch who oversees the women, and let him provide whatever cosmetics they desire.[b] 4 Let the young woman whom the king finds most attractive[c] become queen in place of Vashti.” This seemed like a good idea to the king,[d] so he acted accordingly.
5 Now there happened to be a Jewish man in Susa the citadel whose name was Mordecai.[e] He was the son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of Kish, a Benjaminite,