Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore King Darius signed the document, that is, the injunction.

King James Version

Wherefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.

Holman Bible

So King Darius signed the document.

International Standard Version

So King Darius signed the edict contained in the written document.

A Conservative Version

Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the interdict.

American Standard Version

Wherefore king Darius signed the writing and the interdict.

Amplified

So King Darius signed the document, that is, the injunction.

Bible in Basic English

For this reason King Darius put his name on the writing and the order.

Darby Translation

Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.

Julia Smith Translation

For this cause, king Darius signed the writing and the interdict

King James 2000

Therefore king Darius signed the written decree.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{So} the king, Darius, signed the writing and the interdict.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore King Darius signed the writing and the ban.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So Darius made the writing, and confirmed it.

NET Bible

So King Darius issued the written interdict.

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore, King Darius, signed the writing and the interdict.

Webster

Wherefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.

World English Bible

Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore king Darius hath signed the writing and interdict.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּן 
Den (Aramaic) 
Usage: 58

מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

דּריושׁ 
Dar@yavesh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 15

רשׁם 
R@sham (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

the writing
כּתב 
K@thab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

References

Easton

Morish

Context Readings

Daniel's Integrity And His Entrapment By His Enemies

8 Now, O king, establish the decree, and sign the writing, that it not be changed, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which cannot be changed." 9 Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree. 10 When Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house (now his windows were open in his chamber toward Jerusalem) and he kneeled on his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he did before.


Cross References

Psalm 118:9

It is better to take refuge in the LORD, than to put confidence in princes.

Psalm 146:3

Do not put your trust in princes, each a son of man in whom there is no help.

Psalm 62:9-10

Surely men of low degree are just a breath, and men of high degree are a lie. In the balances they will go up. They are together lighter than a breath.

Proverbs 6:2

You are trapped by the words of your mouth. You are ensnared with the words of your mouth.

Isaiah 2:22

Stop trusting in man, whose breath is in his nostrils; for of what account is he?

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