Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And when he came near the hole where Daniel was, he gave a loud cry of grief; the king made answer and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whose servant you are at all times, able to keep you safe from the lions?

New American Standard Bible

When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, “Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?”

King James Version

And when he came to the den, he cried with a lamentable voice unto Daniel: and the king spake and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?

Holman Bible

When he reached the den, he cried out in anguish to Daniel. “Daniel, servant of the living God,” the king said, “has your God whom you serve continually been able to rescue you from the lions?”

International Standard Version

As he approached where Daniel was in the pit, he cried out to him in a voice filled with anguish, "Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you serve constantly, been able to deliver you from the lions?"

A Conservative Version

And when he came near to the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou serve continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?

American Standard Version

And when he came near unto the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice; the king spake and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?

Amplified

When he had come near the den, he called out to Daniel with a troubled voice. The king said to Daniel, “O Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to rescue you from the lions?”

Darby Translation

And when he came near unto the den, he cried with a mournful voice unto Daniel: the king spoke and said unto Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, hath thy God whom thou servest continually been able to save thee from the lions?

Julia Smith Translation

And in his drawing near to the den he cried to Daniel with a strong voice, the king answered and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, thy God whom thou servest to him continually, is he able to set thee free from the lion's den?

King James 2000

And when he came to the den, he cried with a grieved voice unto Daniel: and the king spoke and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And {when he came near} to the pit, he cried out to Daniel with distressed voice, [and] the king {spoke} and said to Daniel, "O Daniel, servant of the living God, your God whom you serve faithfully, was he able to rescue you from the lions?"

Modern King James verseion

And when he came to the den, he cried with a grieved voice to Daniel. The king spoke and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God whom you always serve able to deliver you from the lions?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now as he came nigh unto the den, he cried with a piteous voice unto Daniel: Yea, the king spake, and said to Daniel, "O Daniel, thou servant of the living God, is not thy God, whom thou alway servest, able to deliver thee from the lions?"

NET Bible

As he approached the den, he called out to Daniel in a worried voice, "Daniel, servant of the living God, was your God whom you continually serve able to rescue you from the lions?"

New Heart English Bible

When he came near to the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, "Daniel, servant of the living God. Is your God, whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?"

The Emphasized Bible

and, when he drew near to the den, unto Daniel, with distressed voice, made he outcry, - the king spake and said unto Daniel, O Daniel! servant of the Living God! Thy God, whom thou art serving continually, hath he been able to deliver thee from the lions?

Webster

And when he came to the den, he cried with a lamentable voice to Daniel: and the king spoke and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?

World English Bible

When he came near to the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice; the king spoke and said to Daniel, Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?

Youngs Literal Translation

and at his coming near to the den, to Daniel, with a grieved voice, he crieth. The king hath answered and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, thy God, whom thou art serving continually, is He able to deliver thee from the lions?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קרב 
Q@reb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

to the den
גּב 
Gob (Aramaic) 
den
Usage: 10

he cried
זעק 
Z@`iq (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

with a lamentable
עצב 
`atsab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

קל 
Qal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

דּניּאל 
Daniye'l (Aramaic) 
Usage: 52

and the king
מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

ענה 
`anah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 30

and said
אמר 
'amar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 71

to Daniel
דּניּאל 
Daniye'l (Aramaic) 
Usage: 52

O Daniel
דּניּאל 
Daniye'l (Aramaic) 
Usage: 52

עבד 
`abad (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

of the living
חי 
Chay (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

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

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

whom thou servest
פּלח 
P@lach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 10

תּדירא 
T@diyra' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

יכיל יכל 
Y@kel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

to deliver
שׁזב 
Sh@zab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

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

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Daniel Released

19 Then very early in the morning the king got up and went quickly to the lions' hole. 20 And when he came near the hole where Daniel was, he gave a loud cry of grief; the king made answer and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whose servant you are at all times, able to keep you safe from the lions? 21 Then Daniel said to the king, O King, have life for ever.



Cross References

Daniel 3:17

If our God, whose servants we are, is able to keep us safe from the burning and flaming fire, and from your hands, O King, he will keep us safe.

Daniel 6:16

Then the king gave the order, and they took Daniel and put him into the lions' hole. The king made answer and said to Daniel, Your God, whose servant you are at all times, will keep you safe.

Genesis 18:14

Is there any wonder which the Lord is not able to do? At the time I said, in the spring, I will come back to you, and Sarah will have a child.

Numbers 11:23

And the Lord said to Moses, Has the Lord's hand become short? Now you will see if my word comes true for you or not.

Jeremiah 32:17

Ah Lord God! see, you have made the heaven and the earth by your great power and by your outstretched arm, and there is nothing you are not able to do:

Daniel 3:15

Now if you are ready, on hearing the sound of the horn, pipe, harp, trigon, psaltery, bagpipe, and all sorts of instruments, to go down on your faces in worship before the image which I have made, it is well: but if you will not give worship, that same hour you will be put into a burning and flaming fire; and what god is there who will be able to take you out of my hands?

Daniel 6:27

He gives salvation and makes men free from danger, and does signs and wonders in heaven and earth, who has kept Daniel safe from the power of the lions.

Numbers 14:15-16

Now if you put to death all this people as one man, then the nations who have had word of your glory will say,

1 Chronicles 16:11

Let your search be for the Lord and for his strength; let your hearts ever be turned to him.

Psalm 71:14-18

But I will go on ever hoping, and increasing in all your praise.

Psalm 73:23

But still I am ever with you; you have taken me by my right hand.

Psalm 119:112

My heart is ever ready to keep your rules, even to the end.

Psalm 146:2

While I have breath I will give praise to the Lord: I will make melody to my God while I have my being.

Proverbs 23:17-18

Have no envy of sinners in your heart, but keep in the fear of the Lord all through the day;

Daniel 3:28-29

Nebuchadnezzar made answer and said, Praise be to the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, who has sent his angel and kept his servants safe who had faith in him, and who put the king's word on one side and gave up their bodies to the fire, so that they might not be servants or worshippers of any other god but their God.

Hosea 12:6

So then, come back to your God; keep mercy and right, and be waiting at all times on your God.

Luke 1:37

For there is nothing which God is not able to do.

Luke 18:1

And he made a story for them, the point of which was that men were to go on making prayer and not get tired;

Acts 6:4

Then we will give all our time to prayer and the teaching of the word.

Romans 2:7

To those who go on with good works in the hope of glory and honour and salvation from death, he will give eternal life:

2 Corinthians 1:10

Who gave us salvation from so great a death: on whom we have put our hope that he will still go on to give us salvation;

Colossians 4:2

Give yourselves to prayer at all times, keeping watch with praise;

1 Thessalonians 5:17-18

Keep on with your prayers.

2 Timothy 1:12

And for which I undergo these things: but I have no feeling of shame. For I have knowledge of him in whom I have faith, and I am certain that he is able to keep that which I have given into his care till that day.

2 Timothy 4:16-18

At my first meeting with my judges, no one took my part, but all went away from me. May it not be put to their account.

Hebrews 7:25

So that he is fully able to be the saviour of all who come to God through him, because he is ever living to make prayer to God for them.

James 1:25

But he who goes on looking into the true law which makes him free, being not a hearer without memory but a doer putting it into effect, this man will have a blessing on his acts.

Jude 1:24

Now to him who is able to keep you from falling, and to give you a place in his glory, free from all evil, with great joy,

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