Daniel in the Den of Lions

1 It pleased Darius to appoint 120 satraps to rule throughout the kingdom,

Read Daniel 6:1 Using Other Translations

It pleased Darius to set over the kingdom an hundred and twenty princes, which should be over the whole kingdom;
It pleased Darius to set over the kingdom satraps, to be throughout the whole kingdom;
Darius the Mede decided to divide the kingdom into 120 provinces, and he appointed a high officer to rule over each province.