Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"O king, the Most High God granted sovereignty, grandeur, glory and majesty to Nebuchadnezzar your father.

King James Version

O thou king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honour:

Holman Bible

Your Majesty, the Most High God gave sovereignty, greatness, glory, and majesty to your predecessor Nebuchadnezzar.

International Standard Version

Your majesty, the Most High God gave your grandfather Nebuchadnezzar sovereignty, as well as greatness, glory, and splendor.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

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

Bible in Basic English

As for you, O King, the Most High God gave to Nebuchadnezzar, your father, the kingdom and great power and glory and honour:

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

O thou king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father the kingdom and the greatness and the glory and the magnificence:

Julia Smith Translation

Thou, O king, God most high gave a kingdom and greatness and honor and splendor to Nebuchadnezzar thy father:

King James 2000

O king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar your father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honor:

Lexham Expanded Bible

{O king}, the Most High God gave the kingdom and the greatness and the glory and the majesty to Nebuchadnezzar your {predecessor}.

Modern King James verseion

O king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar your father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O king, God the highest gave unto Nebuchadnezzar, thy father, the dignity of a king, with worship and honor:

NET Bible

As for you, O king, the most high God bestowed on your father Nebuchadnezzar a kingdom, greatness, honor, and majesty.

New Heart English Bible

You king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar your father the kingdom, and greatness, and glory, and majesty.

The Emphasized Bible

As for thee, O king, the Most High God, gave, kingship and greatness and honour and majesty, unto Nebuchadnezzar thy father;

Webster

O thou king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honor:

World English Bible

You, king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar your father the kingdom, and greatness, and glory, and majesty:

Youngs Literal Translation

thou, O king, God Most High, a kingdom, and greatness, and glory, and honour, gave to Nebuchadnezzar thy father:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
O thou
אנתּה 
'antah (Aramaic) 
thou, thee
Usage: 15

מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

the most high
עלּי 
`illay (Aramaic) 
Usage: 10

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

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

נבוּכדנצּר 
N@buwkadnetstsar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 31

H2
אב 
'ab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

מלכוּ 
Malkuw (Aramaic) 
Usage: 57

and majesty
רבוּ 
R@buw (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

and glory
יקר 
Y@qar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

God

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Daniel Deciphers And Interprets The Writing

17 Then Daniel answered and said before the king, "Keep your gifts for yourself or give your rewards to someone else; however, I will read the inscription to the king and make the interpretation known to him. 18 "O king, the Most High God granted sovereignty, grandeur, glory and majesty to Nebuchadnezzar your father. 19 "Because of the grandeur which He bestowed on him, all the peoples, nations and men of every language feared and trembled before him; whomever he wished he killed and whomever he wished he spared alive; and whomever he wished he elevated and whomever he wished he humbled.


Cross References

Daniel 2:37-38

"You, O king, are the king of kings, to whom the God of heaven has given the kingdom, the power, the strength and the glory;

Daniel 4:17

"This sentence is by the decree of the angelic watchers And the decision is a command of the holy ones, In order that the living may know That the Most High is ruler over the realm of mankind, And bestows it on whom He wishes And sets over it the lowliest of men."

Deuteronomy 32:8

"When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, When He separated the sons of man, He set the boundaries of the peoples According to the number of the sons of Israel.

Psalm 7:17

I will give thanks to the LORD according to His righteousness And will sing praise to the name of the LORD Most High.

Psalm 9:2

I will be glad and exult in You; I will sing praise to Your name, O Most High.

Psalm 47:2

For the LORD Most High is to be feared, A great King over all the earth.

Psalm 92:8

But You, O LORD, are on high forever.

Jeremiah 27:7

"All the nations shall serve him and his son and his grandson until the time of his own land comes; then many nations and great kings will make him their servant.

Lamentations 3:35

To deprive a man of justice In the presence of the Most High,

Lamentations 3:38

Is it not from the mouth of the Most High That both good and ill go forth?

Daniel 3:17-18

"If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the furnace of blazing fire; and He will deliver us out of your hand, O king.

Daniel 4:2

"It has seemed good to me to declare the signs and wonders which the Most High God has done for me.

Daniel 4:22-25

it is you, O king; for you have become great and grown strong, and your majesty has become great and reached to the sky and your dominion to the end of the earth.

Daniel 4:32

and you will be driven away from mankind, and your dwelling place will be with the beasts of the field You will be given grass to eat like cattle, and seven periods of time will pass over you until you recognize that the Most High is ruler over the realm of mankind and bestows it on whomever He wishes.'

Daniel 6:22

"My God sent His angel and shut the lions' mouths and they have not harmed me, inasmuch as I was found innocent before Him; and also toward you, O king, I have committed no crime."

Acts 7:48

"However, the Most High does not dwell in houses made by human hands; as the prophet says:

Acts 26:13

at midday, O King, I saw on the way a light from heaven, brighter than the sun, shining all around me and those who were journeying with me.

Acts 26:19

"So, King Agrippa, I did not prove disobedient to the heavenly vision,

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