Daniel 11:38

Overview - Daniel 11
The overthrow of Persia by the king of Grecia.
Leagues and conflicts between the kings of the south and of the north.
30 The invasion and tyranny of the Romans.
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Daniel 11:38  (King James Version)
But in his estate shall he honour the God of forces: and a god whom his fathers knew not shall he honour with gold, and silver, and with precious stones, and pleasant things.

But in his estate
or, But in his stead.
Hebrew But as for the almighty God, in his seat shall be honour, yea, he shall honour a god whom, etc.
1 Timothy 4:1

or, munitions. Hebrew {Mauzzim,} or, gods protectors.
Saints and angels, who were invoked as intercessors and protectors, had miracles ascribed to them, their relics worshipped, and their shrines and images adorned with costly offerings.

a god
Revelation 13:12-17 ; 17:1-5 18:12

pleasant things
Hebrew things desired.
Isaiah 44:9