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Daniel answered, "May the king live forever!
King James Bible
Then said Daniel unto the king, O king, live for ever.
Darby Bible Translation
Then Daniel spoke unto the king, O king, live for ever!
World English Bible
Then Daniel said to the king, O king, live forever.
Young's Literal Translation
Then Daniel hath spoken with the king: 'O king, to the ages live:
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He cried with a lamentable voice - His heart, full of grief, affected his speech.
Servant of the living God - The king was convinced that, unless his God saved him, his destruction was inevitable.
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Then said these men, We shall not find any occasion against this Daniel, except we find it against him concerning the law of his God.'--DANIEL vi. 5. Daniel was somewhere about ninety years old when he was cast to the lions. He had been for many years the real governor of the whole empire; and, of course, in such a position had incurred much hatred and jealousy. He was a foreigner and a worshipper of another God, and therefore was all the more unpopular, as a Brahmin would be in England if he were …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Jordan: the Decisive Start. Matthew 3:13-17. Mark 1:9-1Luke
Then the astrologers answered the king, "May the king live forever! Tell your servants the dream, and we will interpret it."
They said to King Nebuchadnezzar, "May the king live forever!
So these administrators and satraps went as a group to the king and said: "May King Darius live forever!
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