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Daniel 5:20

    Daniel 5:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his mind hardened in pride, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his mind hardened in pride, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened so that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But when his heart was lifted up and his spirit became hard with pride, he was put down from his place as king, and they took his glory from him:

    Webster's Revision

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened so that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    World English Bible

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened so that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:

    Clarke's Commentary on Daniel 5:20

    He was deposed from his kingly throne - Became insane; and the reins of government were taken out of his hands.

    Barnes' Notes on Daniel 5:20

    But when his heart was lifted up - See Daniel 4:30.

    And his mind hardened in pride - Margin, "to deal proudly." The state of mind indicated here is that in which there is no sense of dependence, but where one feels that he has all resources in himself, and need only look to himself.

    He was deposed from his kingly throne - Margin, "made to come down." That is, he was so deposed by the providence of God, not by the acts of his own subjects.