Parallel Verses

King James 2000

I have even heard of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in you.

New American Standard Bible

"Now I have heard about you that a spirit of the gods is in you, and that illumination, insight and extraordinary wisdom have been found in you.

King James Version

I have even heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.

Holman Bible

I’ve heard that you have the spirit of the gods in you, and that you have insight, intelligence, and extraordinary wisdom.

International Standard Version

I've heard about you, that a spirit of the gods is in you and that you have insight, discernment, and extraordinary wisdom.

A Conservative Version

I have heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in thee.

American Standard Version

I have heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in thee.

Amplified

I have heard of you, that the Spirit of the holy God [or gods] is in you and that light and understanding and superior wisdom are found in you.

Bible in Basic English

And I have had news of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and reason and special wisdom have been seen in you.

Darby Translation

And I have heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I have heard of thee, that the spirit of the holy God is in thee and that light and understanding and greater wisdom was found in thee.

Julia Smith Translation

I heard concerning thee that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and his light and his understanding and excellent wisdom was found in thee.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I have heard that a spirit of the gods [is] in you and enlightenment and insight and excellent wisdom was found in you.

Modern King James verseion

I have even heard of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I have heard speak of thee, that thou hast the spirit of the holy gods, experience and understanding, and that there hath been great wisdom found in thee.

NET Bible

I have heard about you, how there is a spirit of the gods in you, and how you have insight, discernment, and extraordinary wisdom.

New Heart English Bible

I have heard of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and understanding and extraordinary wisdom are found in you.

The Emphasized Bible

Then, I have heard concerning thee, that, the spirit of the gods, is in thee, - and, light and intelligence and distinguished wisdom, are found in thee.

Webster

I have even heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.

World English Bible

I have heard of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in you.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and light, and understanding, and excellent wisdom have been found in thee.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמע 
Sh@ma` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

of thee, that the spirit
רוּח 
Ruwach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

of the gods
אלהּ 
'elahh (Aramaic) 
God, god
Usage: 95

is in thee
על 
`al (Aramaic) 
Usage: 102

and that light
נהירוּ נהירo 
N@hiyr (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

שׂכלתנוּ 
Sokl@thanuw (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

and excellent
יתּיר 
Yattiyr (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

חכמה 
Chokmah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

is found
שׁכח 
Sh@kach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 18

References

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Daniel Deciphers And Interprets The Writing

13 Then was Daniel brought in before the king. And the king spoke and said unto Daniel, Are you that Daniel, who is of the children of the captivity of Judah, whom the king my father brought out of Judah? 14 I have even heard of you, that the spirit of the gods is in you, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom are found in you. 15 And now the wise men, the astrologers, have been brought in before me, that they should read this writing, and make known unto me its interpretation: but they could not show the interpretation of the thing:


Cross References

Daniel 5:11-12

There is a man in your kingdom, in whom is the spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father light and understanding and wisdom, like the wisdom of the gods, was found in him; whom the king Nebuchadnezzar your father, the king, I say, your father, made master of the magicians, astrologers, Chaldeans, and soothsayers;

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