Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"So I gave orders to bring into my presence all the wise men of Babylon, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

King James Version

Therefore made I a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known unto me the interpretation of the dream.

Holman Bible

So I issued a decree to bring all the wise men of Babylon to me in order that they might make the dream's interpretation known to me.

International Standard Version

So I gave an order to bring in all of the advisors of Babylon so they would tell me the interpretation of the dream.

A Conservative Version

Therefore I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

American Standard Version

Therefore made I a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known unto me the interpretation of the dream.

Amplified

Therefore I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

Bible in Basic English

And I gave orders for all the wise men of Babylon to come in before me so that they might make clear to me the sense of my dream.

Darby Translation

And I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known unto me the interpretation of the dream.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me that they might show me the interpretation of the dream.

Julia Smith Translation

And an edict being set from me to bring up before me to all the wise of Babel, that they shall make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

King James 2000

Therefore made I a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known unto me the interpretation of the dream.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And a decree was {sent out}, [ordering that] all [the] wise men of Babylon [were] to be brought in before me [so] that they may make known to me [the] explanation of the dream.

Modern King James verseion

So I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the meaning of the dream.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then sent I out a commission, that all they which were of wisdom at Babylon should be brought before me, to tell me the interpretation of the dream.

NET Bible

So I issued an order for all the wise men of Babylon to be brought before me so that they could make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

The Emphasized Bible

Therefore made I a decree, to bring in before me, all the wise men of Babylon, - who, the interpretation of the dream, should make known to me.

Webster

Therefore I made a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

World English Bible

Therefore made I a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.

Youngs Literal Translation

And by me a decree is made, to cause all the wise men of Babylon to come up before me, that the interpretation of the dream they may cause me to know.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of, from, part, ...I, ...me, before, after, because, Therefore, out, for, than, partly,
Usage: 114

שׂוּם 
 
Usage: 26

I
מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of, from, part, ...I, ...me, before, after, because, Therefore, out, for, than, partly,
Usage: 114

טעם 
T@`em (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

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

in all
כּל 
Kol (Aramaic) 
all, any, whole, as, every, because , as , no, whosoever ,
Usage: 104

the wise
חכּים 
Chakkiym (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

בּבל 
babel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

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

ידע 
Y@da` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 49

פּשׁר 
P@shar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 32

References

Context Readings

The Dream And The King's Search For An Interpreter

5 "I saw a dream and it made me fearful; and these fantasies as I lay on my bed and the visions in my mind kept alarming me. 6 "So I gave orders to bring into my presence all the wise men of Babylon, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream. 7 "Then the magicians, the conjurers, the Chaldeans and the diviners came in and I related the dream to them, but they could not make its interpretation known to me.


Cross References

Daniel 2:2

Then the king gave orders to call in the magicians, the conjurers, the sorcerers and the Chaldeans to tell the king his dreams. So they came in and stood before the king.

Genesis 41:7-8

The thin ears swallowed up the seven plump and full ears. Then Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

Isaiah 8:19

When they say to you, "Consult the mediums and the spiritists who whisper and mutter," should not a people consult their God? Should they consult the dead on behalf of the living?

Isaiah 47:12-14

"Stand fast now in your spells And in your many sorceries With which you have labored from your youth; Perhaps you will be able to profit, Perhaps you may cause trembling.

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