It pleased Darius to set over the kingdom a hundred and twenty satraps, who should be throughout the whole kingdom;
Now it came to pass in the days of Ahasuerus (this is Ahasuerus who reigned from India even unto Ethiopia, over a hundred and seven and twenty provinces),
And Darius the Mede received the kingdom, being about threescore and two years old.
Moreover thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating unjust gain; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens:
or unto governors, as sent by him for vengeance on evil-doers and for praise to them that do well.