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Daniel 5:4 NIV

4 As they drank the wine, they praised the gods of gold and silver, of bronze, iron, wood and stone.

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  • 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.