2 Under the influence ofa the wine, Belshazzar gave orders to bring in the gold and silver vesselsb that his predecessorc Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple in Jerusalem, so that the king and his nobles, wives, and concubines could drink from them.

References for Daniel 5:2

    • b 5:2 - Or When he tasted
    • c 5:2 - 1 Kg 7:51; Jr 52:19
    • d 5:2 - Or father, or grandfather