Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

and he spoke kindly to him, and set his seat above the seat of the kings that were with him in Babylon.

New American Standard Bible

and he spoke kindly to him and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon.

King James Version

And he spake kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings that were with him in Babylon;

Holman Bible

He spoke kindly to him and set his throne over the thrones of the kings who were with him in Babylon.

International Standard Version

He spoke kindly to him and elevated his position above the thrones of the kings with him in Babylon.

A Conservative Version

And he spoke kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings that were with him in Babylon,

American Standard Version

and he spake kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings that were with him in Babylon,

Amplified

He spoke kindly to him and ranked him above the kings with him in Babylon.

Bible in Basic English

And said kind words to him, and put his seat higher than the seats of the other kings who were with him in Babylon.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and he spoke kindly to him and set his seat above the seats of the kings that were with him in Babylon.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will speak with him good things, and he will give his throne above the throne of the kings which were with him in Babel.

King James 2000

And he spoke kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings that were with him in Babylon;

Lexham Expanded Bible

He spoke {kindly} to him, and he gave him a better seat than the seat of the kings who [were] with him in Babylon.

Modern King James verseion

And he spoke kindly to him and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and spake kindly to him and set his seat above the seat of all the kings that were with him at Babylon,

NET Bible

He spoke kindly to him and gave him a more prestigious position than the other kings who were with him in Babylon.

New Heart English Bible

and he spoke kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon,

The Emphasized Bible

and he spake with him kind words, - and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon;

Webster

And he spoke kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings that were with him in Babylon;

World English Bible

and he spoke kindly to him, and set his throne above the throne of the kings who were with him in Babylon,

Youngs Literal Translation

and speaketh with him good things and putteth his throne above the throne of the kings who are with him in Babylon,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he spake
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

to him, and set
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

כּסּה כּסּא 
Kicce' 
Usage: 135

כּסּה כּסּא 
Kicce' 
Usage: 135

of the kings
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

Context Readings

Elderly Jehoiachin Cared For In Babylon

27 And it came to pass in the thirty-seventh year of the captivity of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-seventh of the month, that Evil-Merodach king of Babylon, in the year that he began to reign, lifted up the head of Jehoiachin king of Judah out of prison; 28 and he spoke kindly to him, and set his seat above the seat of the kings that were with him in Babylon. 29 And he changed his prison garments; and he ate bread before him continually all the days of his life;


Cross References

Daniel 2:37

Thou, O king, art a king of kings, unto whom the God of the heavens hath given the kingdom, the power, and the strength, and the glory;

Daniel 5:18-19

O thou king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father the kingdom, and greatness, and glory, and majesty;

Jeremiah 27:6-11

And now have I given all these lands into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, my servant; and the beasts of the field also have I given him to serve him.

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