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Daniel 3:12 DBY

12 There are certain Jews whom thou hast appointed over the administration of the province of Babylon: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego: these men, O king, regard thee not; they serve not thy gods, nor worship the golden image that thou hast set up.

References for Daniel 3:12

    • h 3:12 - Or 'pray not to;' so vers. 14,17,18, &c.

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      • a 3:2 - Or 'pachas:' see Ezra 8.36.
      • b 3:2 - Or 'lawyers.'
      • c 3:4 - 'Tribes of people;' and so in vers. 7,29; chs. 4.1; 5.19; 6.25; 7.14: see Gen. 25.16.
      • d 3:5 - Or 'horn.' see Note, Lev. 25.10, and cf. Josh. 6.5.
      • e 3:5 - A stringed instrument.
      • f 3:8 - Strictly, 'men, Chaldeans;' so 'men, Jews,' ver. 12. 'Men' is from Geber, and appears in vers. 12,13,20-27; ch. 6.5,11,15,24: see Job 3.3.
      • g 3:8 - Or 'spoke against:' lit. 'ate the pieces of.' See Note to Job 19.22.
      • h 3:12 - Or 'pray not to;' so vers. 14,17,18, &c.
      • i 3:19 - Lit. 'than it had been seen.'
      • j 3:21 - The wide covering of thighs and legs, used especially by the Persians.
      • k 3:24 - Or 'viziers;' and so ver. 27; chs. 4.36; 6.7.
      • l 3:25 - Or 'of the gods.' Elah, Aramaic, in the plural, corresponding to the Hebrew Elohim: see ch. 2.11.