New International Version
So he agreed to this and tested them for ten days.
King James Bible
So he consented to them in this matter, and proved them ten days.
Darby Bible Translation
And he hearkened unto them in this matter, and proved them ten days.
World English Bible
So he listened to them in this matter, and proved them ten days.
Young's Literal Translation
And he hearkeneth to them, to this word, and trieth them ten days:
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Give us pulse to eat - הזרעים hazzeraim, seeds or grain, such as barley, wheat, rye, and peas, etc. Though a vegetable diet might have produced that healthiness of the system in general, and of the countenance particularly, as mentioned here; yet we are to understand that there was an especial blessing of God in this, because this spare diet was taken on a religious account.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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'But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king's meat, nor with the wine which he drank; therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself. 9. Now God had brought Daniel into favour and tender love with the prince of the eunuchs. 10. And the prince of the eunuchs said unto Daniel, I fear my lord the king, who hath appointed your meat and your drink; for why should he see your faces worse liking than the children which …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
In the Lions' Den
Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you life as your victor's crown.
Then compare our appearance with that of the young men who eat the royal food, and treat your servants in accordance with what you see."
At the end of the ten days they looked healthier and better nourished than any of the young men who ate the royal food.
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