Daniel 2:39

“And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And after thee shall arise an other kingdome inferiour to thee, and another third kingdome of brasse, which shall beare rule ouer all the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"After you there will arise another kingdom inferior to you, then another third kingdom of bronze, which will rule over all the earth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee; and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And after you another kingdom, lower than you, will come to power; and a third kingdom, of brass, ruling over all the earth.
- Basic English Bible

And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee; then another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
- Darby Bible

And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
- Webster's Bible

After you shall arise another kingdom inferior to you; and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
- World English Bible

And after thee doth rise up another kingdom lower than those, and another third kingdom of brass, that doth rule overall the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee; and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Wesley's Notes for Daniel 2:39


2:39 Another kingdom - This was that of the Medes and Persians, inferior in time for it lasted not half so long as the Assyrian in prosperity and tranquillity; yet, was this wonderful, rich and large for a time. Third kingdom - This was the Grecian monarchy under Alexander the great, called brass, because coarser than the other. Over all the earth - Alexander marched even to the Indies, and was said to conquer the world.


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