Genesis 41:40; Esther 10:3

40 vYou shall be over my house, and all my people shall order themselves as you command.1 Only as regards the throne will I be greater than you.

For Mordecai the Jew was bsecond in rank to King Ahasuerus, and he was great among the Jews and popular with the multitude of his brothers, for he csought the welfare of his people and spoke peace to all his people.