15 The wise men and enchanters were brought before me to read this writing and tell me what it means, but they could not explain it.

Read Daniel 5:15 Using Other Translations

And now the wise men, the astrologers, have been brought in before me, that they should read this writing, and make known unto me the interpretation thereof: but they could not shew the interpretation of the thing:
Now the wise men, the enchanters, have been brought in before me to read this writing and make known to me its interpretation, but they could not show the interpretation of the matter.
My wise men and enchanters have tried to read the words on the wall and tell me their meaning, but they cannot do it.