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Bible Commentaries

Scofield's Reference Notes

Daniel 1

Verse 1

and the name

Heb. Jehovah-shammah. See Exodus 17:15; Judges 6:24.

Verse 6


deported 8 years before Ezekiel. 2 Kings 24:1; 2 Kings 24:2; 2 Chronicles 36:5-7; Jeremiah 25:1; Jeremiah 52:12-30.

Verse 7


i.e. the king's leader, or attendant. Daniel 2:26; Daniel 4:8; Daniel 4:9; Daniel 4:18; Daniel 4:19; Daniel 5:12. Identical in meaning with Belshazzar.

Verse 21


i.e. to see the return of the remnant of Judah at the end of the 70 years, Jeremiah 25:11; Jeremiah 25:12; Jeremiah 29:10. Daniel actually lived beyond the first year of Cyrus. Daniel 10:1.

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Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Daniel 1". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.