Daryavesh (Aramaic);



Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

corresponding to 1867

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Darius (15)

Outline of Biblical Usage

arius = "lord"
1. Darius the Mede, the son of Ahasuerus, king of the Chaldeans, who succeeded to the Babylonian kingdom on the death of Belshazzar; probably the same as "Astyages" the last king of the Medes (538 BC) (same as 1867 (1))
2. Darius, the son of Hystaspes, the founder of the Perso-Arian dynasty (521 BC) (same as 1867 (2))
3. Darius II or Darius III
a. Darius II, Nothus (Ochus) was king of Persia during the time of Nehemiah (424/3-405/4 BC). Darius II is the most probable because he is mentioned by Nehemiah and ruled during the time of Nehemiah
b. Darius III, Codomannus was king of Persia during its last years at the time of Alexander the Great and was his opponent (336-330 BC)

Strong's Definitions

Daryavesh, daw-reh-yaw-vaysh'; (Aramaic) corresponding to 1867: — Darius.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem. So it ceased unto the second year of the reign of H1868 king of Persia.


But the eye of their God was upon the elders of the Jews, that they could not cause them to cease, till the matter came to H1868: and then they returned answer by letter concerning this matter.


The copy of the letter that Tatnai, governor on this side the river, and Shetharboznai, and his companions the Apharsachites, which were on this side the river, sent unto H1868 the king:


They sent a letter unto him, wherein was written thus; Unto H1868 the king, all peace.


Then H1868 the king made a decree, and search was made in the house of the rolls, where the treasures were laid up in Babylon.


And the God that hath caused his name to dwell there destroy all kings and people, that shall put to their hand to alter and to destroy this house of God which is at Jerusalem. I H1868 have made a decree; let it be done with speed.


Then Tatnai, governor on this side the river, Shetharboznai, and their companions, according to that which H1868 the king had sent, so they did speedily.


And the elders of the Jews builded, and they prospered through the prophesying of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah the son of Iddo. And they builded, and finished it, according to the commandment of the God of Israel, and according to the commandment of Cyrus, and H1868, and Artaxerxes king of Persia.


And this house was finished on the third day of the month Adar, which was in the sixth year of the reign of H1868 the king.


And H1868 the Median took the kingdom, being about threescore and two years old.


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