Daniel 2:8

“The king answered and said, I know of certainty that ye would gain the time, because ye see the thing is gone from me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Daniel 2:8

The King answered, and said, I know of certeinty that ye would gaine the time, because ye see the thing is gone from me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The king replied, "I know for certain that you are bargaining for time, inasmuch as you have seen that the command from me is firm,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The king answered and said, I know of a certainty that ye would gain time, because ye see the thing is gone from me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The king made answer and said, I am certain that you are attempting to get more time, because you see that my decision is fixed;
- Basic English Bible

The king answered and said, I know of a certainty that ye would gain time, because ye see the word is gone forth from me;
- Darby Bible

The king answered and said, I know of certainty that ye would gain the time, because ye see the thing is gone from me.
- Webster's Bible

The king answered, I know of a certainty that you would gain time, because you see the thing is gone from me.
- World English Bible

The king hath answered and said, `Of a truth I know that time ye are gaining, because that ye have seen that the thing is gone from me,
- Youngs Literal Bible

The king answered and said: 'I know of a truth that ye would gain time, inasmuch as ye see the thing is certain with me,
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Daniel 2:8

Wesley's Notes for Daniel 2:8


2:9 But one decree - I will not retract my sentence.


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