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Daniel 5:3 NIV

3 So they brought in the gold goblets that had been taken from the temple of God in Jerusalem, and the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines drank from them.

Study tools for Daniel 5:3

  • a 5:2 - Or "ancestor" ; or "predecessor" ; also in verses 11, 13 and 18
  • b 5:7 - Or "Chaldeans" ; also in verse 11
  • c 5:10 - Or "queen mother"
  • d 5:22 - Or "descendant" ; or "successor"
  • e 5:26 - "Mene" can mean "numbered" or "mina" (a unit of money).
  • f 5:27 - "Tekel" can mean "weighed" or "shekel" .
  • g 5:28 - "Peres" (the singular of "Parsin" ) can mean "divided" or "Persia" or "a half mina" or "a half shekel" .
  • h 5:30 - Or "Chaldeans"
  • i 5:31 - In Aramaic texts this verse (5:31) is numbered 6:1.