Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

along with three chief administrators from them, one of which was Daniel. The regional authorities reported to these three administrators, so that the king would experience no losses.

New American Standard Bible

and over them three commissioners (of whom Daniel was one), that these satraps might be accountable to them, and that the king might not suffer loss.

King James Version

And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was first: that the princes might give accounts unto them, and the king should have no damage.

Holman Bible

and over them three administrators, including Daniel. These satraps would be accountable to them so that the king would not be defrauded.

A Conservative Version

and over them three presidents, of whom Daniel was one, that these satraps might give account to them, and that the king should have no damage.

American Standard Version

and over them three presidents, of whom Daniel was one; that these satraps might give account unto them, and that the king should have no damage.

Amplified

And over them three presidents -- "of whom Daniel was one -- "that these satraps might give account to them and that the king should have no loss or damage.

Bible in Basic English

And over them were three chief rulers, of whom Daniel was one; and the captains were to be responsible to the chief rulers, so that the king might undergo no loss.

Darby Translation

and over these, three presidents of whom Daniel was one to whom these satraps should render account, and that the king should suffer no loss.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and over these three presidents, of whom Daniel was first, that the governors might give accounts unto them, and the king should not be bothered.

Julia Smith Translation

And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was one: that to them the satraps giving to them account, and the king not for him detriment

King James 2000

And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was first: that the satraps might give accounts unto them, and the king should suffer no loss.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and over them [were] three administrators, [of] whom Daniel [was] one, [so] that these satraps were giving account to them, and the king would not be suffering loss.

Modern King James verseion

And over them were three presidents (Daniel was one of them), so that these satraps might give account to them, and the king should have no loss.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Above these he set three princes - of whom Daniel was one - that the lords might give accounts unto them, and the king to be undiseased.

NET Bible

Over them would be three supervisors, one of whom was Daniel. These satraps were accountable to them, so that the king's interests might not incur damage.

New Heart English Bible

and over them three administrators, of whom Daniel was one; that these satraps might give account to them, and that the king might not suffer loss.

The Emphasized Bible

and, over these, three confidential ministers, of whom, Daniel, was first, - that, to them, these satraps should render an account, and, the king, not be suffering loss.

Webster

And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was first: that the princes might give accounts to them, and the king should have no damage.

World English Bible

and over them three presidents, of whom Daniel was one; that these satraps might give account to them, and that the king should have no damage.

Youngs Literal Translation

and higher than they three presidents, of whom Daniel is first, that these satraps may give to them an account, and the king have no loss.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עלּא 
`ella' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

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

תּלתא תּלתה תּלת 
T@lath (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

סרך 
Carek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

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

דּניּאל 
Daniye'l (Aramaic) 
Usage: 52

חד 
Chad (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

אלּן אלּין 
'illeyn (Aramaic) 
these, the
Usage: 6

the princes
אחשׁדּרפּן 
'achashdarpan (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

הוה הוא 
Hava' (Aramaic) 
be, was,
Usage: 70

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

טעם 
Ta`am (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

unto them, and the king
מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

הוה הוא 
Hava' (Aramaic) 
be, was,
Usage: 70

no
לה לא 
La' (Aramaic) 
not, no, nor, without, neither, none, cannot , ever, never , no , nothing
Usage: 82

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Daniel's Integrity And His Entrapment By His Enemies

1 It pleased Darius to appoint 120 regional authorities over the kingdom throughout the realm, 2 along with three chief administrators from them, one of which was Daniel. The regional authorities reported to these three administrators, so that the king would experience no losses. 3 Daniel distinguished himself among all the administrators and regional authorities, because he was of an extraordinary spirit. Therefore the king planned to appoint him over the whole kingdom.


Cross References

Ezra 4:22

Be diligent and take precautions so that you do not neglect your responsibility in this matter. Why should the kingdom sustain any more damage?

Daniel 2:48-49

Then the king promoted Daniel to a high position and lavished many great gifts on him, including making him ruler over the entire province of Babylon and chief administrator over the advisors of Babylon.

Daniel 5:16

However, I've heard that you can provide meaning and interpretation, and that you can solve difficult problems. If you are able to read the writing and report its meaning, you will be clothed in purple, have a gold chain placed around your neck, and you will become the third highest ruler in the kingdom."

Daniel 5:29

Then Belshazzar gave orders to clothe Daniel in purple, to place a chain of gold around his neck, and to proclaim him the third highest ruler of the kingdom.

Esther 7:4

Indeed, I and my people have been sold to be annihilated, killed, and destroyed. If we had just been sold as male and female slaves, I would have kept quiet, because the trouble wouldn't have been sufficient to bother the king."

1 Samuel 2:30

"Therefore, the LORD God of Israel has declared, "I did, in fact, say that your family and your ancestor's family would walk before me forever,' but now the LORD declares, "Far be it from me! The one who honors me I'll honor, and the one who despises me is to be treated with contempt.

Proverbs 3:16

Long life is in her right hand, and in her left are riches and honor.

Proverbs 26:6

Whoever sends a message by the hand of a fool cuts off his own feet and drinks violence.

Matthew 18:23

"That is why the kingdom from heaven may be compared to a king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants.

Luke 16:2

So he called for him and asked him, "What's this I hear about you? You can't be my manager any longer. Now give me a report about your management!'

Luke 19:13-27

He called ten of his servants and gave them ten coins. He told them, "Invest this money until I come back.'

1 Corinthians 4:2

Now it is required of servant managers that each one should prove to be trustworthy.

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