Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And there was found at Ecbatana, in the palace that is in the province of the Medes, a scroll, and in it was a record thus written:

New American Standard Bible

In Ecbatana in the fortress, which is in the province of Media, a scroll was found and there was written in it as follows: "Memorandum--

King James Version

And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of the Medes, a roll, and therein was a record thus written:

Holman Bible

But it was in the fortress of Ecbatana in the province of Media that a scroll was found with this record written on it:

International Standard Version

The following was found written on a scroll in Ecbatana at the summer palace of the province of Media:

A Conservative Version

And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of Media, a roll, and in it was thus written for a record:

American Standard Version

And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of Media, a roll, and therein was thus written for a record:

Amplified

And at Ecbatana in the capital in the province of Media, a scroll was found on which this was recorded:

Bible in Basic English

And at Achmetha, in the great house of the king in the land of Media, they came across a roll, in which this statement was put on record:

Darby Translation

And there was found at Achmetha in the fortress that is in the province of Media a roll, and therein was a record thus written:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there was found in the coffer of the palace that is in the province of the Medes, a roll, and therein was a record thus written:

Julia Smith Translation

And there was found in Achmetha in the fortress that in the Median province, one roll, and thus a record was written in its midst

Lexham Expanded Bible

But it was in Ecbatana in the province of Media, in the citadel, that a certain scroll had written on it, "A record.

Modern King James verseion

And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace that was in the province of the Medes, a scroll. And in it was a record written thus:

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So at Ecbatana, in a castle that lieth in the land of the Medes, there was found a book, and in it was there an act written after this manner:

NET Bible

A scroll was found in the citadel of Ecbatana which is in the province of Media, and it was inscribed as follows: "Memorandum:

New Heart English Bible

There was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of Media, a scroll, and therein was thus written for a record:

New simplified Bible

In the great house of the king in the land of Media, at Achmetha they came across a roll. This statement was put on record:

The Emphasized Bible

And there was found in Achmetha, in the fortress which is in the province of Media, a roll, - and, thus, was it written therein, as a record: -

Webster

And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of the Medes, a roll, and in it was a record thus written:

World English Bible

There was found at Achmetha, in the palace that is in the province of Media, a scroll, and therein was thus written for a record:

Youngs Literal Translation

and there hath been found at Achmetha, in a palace that is in the province of Media, a roll, and a record thus written within it is:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁכח 
Sh@kach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 18

אחמתא 
'Achm@tha' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

in the palace
בּירא 
Biyra' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

that is in the province
מדינה 
M@diynah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

of the Medes
מדי 
Maday (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

a
חד 
Chad (Aramaic) 
one , first , a , together
Usage: 14

מגלּה 
M@gillah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

and therein
גּו 
Gav (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

דּכרן דּכרון 
Dikrown (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

כּן 
Ken (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Darius' Search For The Decree

1 Then Darius the king made a decree, and search was made in the house of the scrolls, where the treasures were laid up in Babylon. 2 And there was found at Ecbatana, in the palace that is in the province of the Medes, a scroll, and in it was a record thus written: 3 In the first year of Cyrus the king, the same Cyrus the king made a decree concerning the house of God at Jerusalem, Let the house be built, the place where they offered sacrifices, and let its foundations be strongly laid; its height threescore cubits, and its breadth threescore cubits;


Cross References

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and in Habor by the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.



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