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Daniel 6:2 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— 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.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— 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.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— 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.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— 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.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— 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.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— 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.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— 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.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And three princes over them of whom Daniel was one: that the governors might give an account to them, and the king might have no trouble.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And ouer these, three Presidents, (of whom Daniel [was] first) that the Princes might giue accompts vnto them, and the King should haue no damage.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— and over them three governors, of whom one was, Daniel; for the satraps to give account to them, that the king should not be troubled.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And over these three presidents; of whom Daniyyel [was] first: that the princes might give accounts unto them, and the king should have no damage.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And over 5924
{5924} Prime
עֵלָּא
`ella'
{ale-law'}
(Chaldee); from H5922; above.
x4481
(4481) Complement
מִן
min
{min}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H4480.
these y4481
[4481] Standard
מִן
min
{min}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H4480.
three 8532
{8532} Prime
תְּלָתָא
t@lath
{tel-awth'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H7969; three or third.
presidents; 5632
{5632} Prime
סָרַךְ
carek
{saw-rake'}
(Chaldee); of foreign origin; an emir.
of whom 4481
{4481} Prime
מִן
min
{min}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H4480.
x1768
(1768) Complement
דִּי
diy
{dee}
(Chaldee); apparently for H1668; that, used as relative, conjugational, and especially (with preposition) in adverbial phrases; also as a preposition of.
Däniyyë´l דָּנִיֵּאל 1841
{1841} Prime
דָּנִיֶּאל
Daniye'l
{daw-nee-yale'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H1840; Danijel, the Hebrew prophet.
[was] first: 2298
{2298} Prime
חֲדָה
chad
{khad}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H2297; as cardinal one; as article single; as ordinal first; adverbially at once.
that y459
[0459] Standard
אִלֵּין
'illeyn
{il-lane'}
(Chaldee); prolonged from H0412; these.
x1768
(1768) Complement
דִּי
diy
{dee}
(Chaldee); apparently for H1668; that, used as relative, conjugational, and especially (with preposition) in adverbial phrases; also as a preposition of.
the x459
(0459) Complement
אִלֵּין
'illeyn
{il-lane'}
(Chaldee); prolonged from H0412; these.
princes 324
{0324} Prime
אֲחַשְׁדַּרְפַּן
'achashdarpan
{akh-ash-dar-pan'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H0323.
might 1934
{1934} Prime
הַוָא
hava'
{hav-aw'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H1933; to exist; used in a great variety of applications (especially in connection with other words).
z8748
<8748> Grammar
Stem - Peal (See H8837)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 145
give 3052
{3052} Prime
יְהָב
y@hab
{yeh-hab'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H3051.
z8751
<8751> Grammar
Stem - Peal (See H8837)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 72
accounts 2941
{2941} Prime
טַעַם
ta`am
{tah'-am}
(Chaldee); from H2939; properly a taste, that is, (as in H2940) a judicial sentence.
unto them, and the king 4430
{4430} Prime
מֶּלֶךְ
melek
{meh'-lek}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H4428; a king.
should have 1934
{1934} Prime
הַוָא
hava'
{hav-aw'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H1933; to exist; used in a great variety of applications (especially in connection with other words).
z8748
<8748> Grammar
Stem - Peal (See H8837)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 145
no 3809
{3809} Prime
לָא
la'
{law}
(Chaldee); corresponding to H3808.
damage. 5142
{5142} Prime
נְזַק
n@zaq
{nez-ak'}
(Chaldee); corresponding to the root of H5143; to suffer (causatively inflict) loss.
z8752
<8752> Grammar
Stem - Peal (See H8837)
Mood - Participle Passive (See H8815)
Count - 51
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Daniel 6:1-5.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Daniel 6:2

Daniel was first — Belshazzar's promise to Daniel was, that he should be the third ruler in the kingdom, Daniel 5:7, Daniel 5:16, Daniel 5:29. The first was general of the army, the second president of the palace, the third of the land and provinces.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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of:

Daniel 2:48-49 Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise [men] of Babylon. ... Then Daniel requested of the king, and he set Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, over the affairs of the province of Babylon: but Daniel [sat] in the gate of the king.
Daniel 5:16 And I have heard of thee, that thou canst make interpretations, and dissolve doubts: now if thou canst read the writing, and make known to me the interpretation thereof, thou shalt be clothed with scarlet, and [have] a chain of gold about thy neck, and shalt be the third ruler in the kingdom.
Daniel 5:29 Then commanded Belshazzar, and they clothed Daniel with scarlet, and [put] a chain of gold about his neck, and made a proclamation concerning him, that he should be the third ruler in the kingdom.
1 Samuel 2:30 Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed [that] thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
Proverbs 3:16 Length of days [is] in her right hand; [and] in her left hand riches and honour.

that:

Matthew 18:23 Therefore is the kingdom of heaven likened unto a certain king, which would take account of his servants.
Luke 16:2 And he called him, and said unto him, How is it that I hear this of thee? give an account of thy stewardship; for thou mayest be no longer steward.

and the:

Ezra 4:22 Take heed now that ye fail not to do this: why should damage grow to the hurt of the kings?
Esther 7:4 For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my tongue, although the enemy could not countervail the king's damage.
Proverbs 26:6 He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet, [and] drinketh damage.
Luke 19:13-27 And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come. ... But those mine enemies, which would not that I should reign over them, bring hither, and slay [them] before me.
1 Corinthians 4:2 Moreover it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful.
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1S 2:30. Ezr 4:22. Es 7:4. Pv 3:16; 26:6. Dn 2:48; 5:16, 29. Mt 18:23. Lk 16:2; 19:13. 1Co 4:2.

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