Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

I beg you, try your servants ten days. And let them give us vegetables to eat and water to drink.

New American Standard Bible

"Please test your servants for ten days, and let us be given some vegetables to eat and water to drink.

King James Version

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink.

Holman Bible

“Please test your servants for 10 days. Let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink.

International Standard Version

"Please test your servants for ten days and let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink.

A Conservative Version

Test thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days, and let them give us vegetables to eat, and water to drink.

American Standard Version

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink.

Amplified

Prove your servants, I beseech you, for ten days and let us be given a vegetable diet and water to drink.

Bible in Basic English

Put your servants to the test for ten days; let them give us grain for our food and water for our drink.

Darby Translation

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Prove, now, with thy slaves ten days, and let them give us vegetables to eat and water to drink.

Julia Smith Translation

Prove now thy servants, ten days; and they shall give to us from seed herbs, and we will eat, and water, and we will drink.

King James 2000

Test your servants, I beseech you, ten days; and let them give us vegetables to eat, and water to drink.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Please test your servants [for] ten days, and let them give us {some of the vegetables}, and let us eat and let us drink water.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"O prove but ten days with thy servants, and let us have pottage to eat, and water to drink:

NET Bible

"Please test your servants for ten days by providing us with some vegetables to eat and water to drink.

New Heart English Bible

"Test your servants for ten days; and let them give us vegetables to eat, and water to drink.

The Emphasized Bible

I pray thee - prove thy servants, ten days, - and let them give us vegetable food, that we may eat, and water that we may drink:

Webster

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink.

World English Bible

Test your servants, I beg you, ten days; and let them give us vegetables to eat, and water to drink.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Try, I pray thee, thy servants, ten days; and they give to us of the vegetables, and we eat, and water, and we drink;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

עשׂרה עשׂר 
`eser 
Usage: 174

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

and let them give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

us pulse
זרען זרע 
Zeroa` 
Usage: 2

to eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

Context Readings

Daniel's Resolve

11 And Daniel said to Melzar, whom the chief of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, 12 I beg you, try your servants ten days. And let them give us vegetables to eat and water to drink. 13 Then let our appearance be seen before you, and the appearance of the boys who eat of the king's food. And as you see, deal with your servants.


Cross References

Daniel 1:16

So Melzar took away their part of the food, and the wine that they were to drink, and gave them vegetables.

Genesis 1:29-30

And God said, Behold! I have given you every herb seeding seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree seeding seed; to you it shall be for food.

Deuteronomy 8:3

And He humbled you and allowed you to hunger, and then He fed you with manna, which you did not know, neither did your fathers know it, so that He might make you know that man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes out of the mouth of Jehovah man shall live.

Romans 14:2

For indeed one believes to eat all things; but being weak, another eats vegetables.

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