Daniel 6:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then the king went off to his palace and spent the night fasting, and no entertainment was brought before him; and his sleep fled from him.

King James Version

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of musick brought before him: and his sleep went from him.

International Standard Version

Then the king retired to his palace to spend the night fasting. He enjoyed no entertainment, and he couldn't sleep.

A Conservative Version

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting, nor were instruments of music brought before him. And his sleep fled from him.

American Standard Version

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting; neither were instruments of music brought before him: and his sleep fled from him.

Amplified

Then the king went to his palace and passed the night fasting, neither were instruments of music or dancing girls brought before him; and his sleep fled from him.

Bible in Basic English

Then the king went to his great house, and took no food that night, and no ... were placed before him, and his sleep went from him.

Darby Translation

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting; neither were concubines brought before him; and his sleep fled from him.

Holman Bible

Then the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting. No diversions were brought to him, and he could not sleep.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the king went to his palace and lay down without eating; neither were instruments of music brought before him, and his sleep fled from him.

Julia Smith Translation

Then the king departed to his temple and passed the night fasting: and he brought not his concubines before him, and his sleep fled from him.

King James 2000

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of music brought before him: and his sleep went from him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the king went to his palace and spent the night in fasting, and no food was brought in before him and his sleep fled from him.

Modern King James verseion

Then the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting. And diversions were not brought before him; and his sleep fled from him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So the king went in to his palace, and kept him sober all night, so that there was no table spread before him, neither could he take any sleep.

NET Bible

Then the king departed to his palace. But he spent the night without eating, and no diversions were brought to him. He was unable to sleep.

New Heart English Bible

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting; neither were instruments of music brought before him. And his sleep fled from him.

New simplified Bible

The king went to his palace and did not eat. He refused musical entertainment and he could not sleep.

The Emphasized Bible

Then the king departed to his palace, and spent the night fasting, and no, table, was brought in before him, - and, his sleep, fled from him.

Webster

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of music brought before him: and his sleep went from him.

World English Bible

Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting; neither were instruments of music brought before him: and his sleep fled from him.

Youngs Literal Translation

Then hath the king gone to his palace, and he hath passed the night fasting, and dahavan have not been brought up before him, and his sleep hath fled from off him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדין 
'edayin (Aramaic) 
Usage: 57

the king
מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

אזל 
'azal (Aramaic) 
נדד 
N@dad (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7
Usage: 1

היכל 
heykal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

and passed the night
בּוּת 
Buwth (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

טות 
T@vath (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

לה לא 
La' (Aramaic) 
not , no , nor , without , neither , none , cannot , ever , never , no , nothing
Usage: 82

דּחוה 
Dachavah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

עלל 
`alal (Aramaic) 
bring in , come in , went in , bring , went , come
Usage: 11

קדם קדם 
Qodam (Aramaic) 
before , before , of , him ,
Usage: 42

שׁנה 
Sh@nah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

References

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Daniel In The Lions' Den

17 A stone was brought and laid over the mouth of the den; and the king sealed it with his own signet ring and with the signet rings of his nobles, so that nothing would be changed in regard to Daniel. 18 Then the king went off to his palace and spent the night fasting, and no entertainment was brought before him; and his sleep fled from him. 19 Then the king arose at dawn, at the break of day, and went in haste to the lions' den.



Cross References

Esther 6:1

During that night the king could not sleep so he gave an order to bring the book of records, the chronicles, and they were read before the king.

Daniel 2:1

Now in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams; and his spirit was troubled and his sleep left him.

2 Samuel 12:16-17

David therefore inquired of God for the child; and David fasted and went and lay all night on the ground.

Psalm 77:4

You have held my eyelids open; I am so troubled that I cannot speak.

2 Samuel 19:24

Then Mephibosheth the son of Saul came down to meet the king; and he had neither cared for his feet, nor trimmed his mustache, nor washed his clothes, from the day the king departed until the day he came home in peace.

1 Kings 21:27

It came about when Ahab heard these words, that he tore his clothes and put on sackcloth and fasted, and he lay in sackcloth and went about despondently.

Job 21:12

"They sing to the timbrel and harp And rejoice at the sound of the flute.

Psalm 137:2

Upon the willows in the midst of it We hung our harps.

Ecclesiastes 2:8

Also, I collected for myself silver and gold and the treasure of kings and provinces I provided for myself male and female singers and the pleasures of men--many concubines.

Isaiah 24:8-9

The gaiety of tambourines ceases, The noise of revelers stops, The gaiety of the harp ceases.

Amos 6:4-6

Those who recline on beds of ivory And sprawl on their couches, And eat lambs from the flock And calves from the midst of the stall,

Jonah 3:3-9

So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, a three days' walk.

Revelation 18:22

"And the sound of harpists and musicians and flute-players and trumpeters will not be heard in you any longer; and no craftsman of any craft will be found in you any longer; and the sound of a mill will not be heard in you any longer;



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