Daniel 5:28-31 NIV

28 Peres"a: Your kingdom is divided and given to the Medes1 and Persians."2

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    • g 5:28 - "Peres" (the singular of "Parsin") can mean "divided" or "Persia" or "a half mina" or "a half shekel."
      29 Then at Belshazzar's command, Daniel was clothed in purple, a gold chain was placed around his neck,3 and he was proclaimed the third highest ruler in the kingdom.4

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      30 That very night Belshazzar,5 king6 of the Babylonians,b was slain,7

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        • h 5:30 - Or "Chaldeans"
          31 and Darius8 the Mede9 took over the kingdom, at the age of sixty-two.

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