|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Ground in the rear or behind, or in the distance, as opposed to the foreground, or the ground in front.
2. (n.) The space which is behind and subordinate to a portrait or group of figures.
3. (n.) Anything behind, serving as a foil; as, the statue had a background of red hangings.
4. (n.) A place in obscurity or retirement, or out of sight.
Background (2 Occurrences)
Esther 2:10 Esther had not made known her people nor her relatives, because Mordecai had instructed her that she should not make it known. (See NIV)
Esther 2:20 Esther had not yet made known her relatives nor her people, as Mordecai had commanded her; for Esther obeyed Mordecai, like she did when she was brought up by him. (See NIV)