Daniel 1:16
Modern Translations
New International Version
So the guard took away their choice food and the wine they were to drink and gave them vegetables instead.

New Living Translation
So after that, the attendant fed them only vegetables instead of the food and wine provided for the others.

English Standard Version
So the steward took away their food and the wine they were to drink, and gave them vegetables.

Berean Study Bible
So the steward continued to withhold their choice food and the wine they were to drink, and he gave them vegetables instead.

New American Standard Bible
So the overseer continued to withhold their choice food and the wine they were to drink, and kept giving them vegetables.

NASB 1995
So the overseer continued to withhold their choice food and the wine they were to drink, and kept giving them vegetables.

NASB 1977
So the overseer continued to withhold their choice food and the wine they were to drink, and kept giving them vegetables.

Amplified Bible
So the overseer continued to withhold their fine food and the wine they were to drink, and kept giving them vegetables.

Christian Standard Bible
So the guard continued to remove their food and the wine they were to drink and gave them vegetables.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So the guard continued to remove their food and the wine they were to drink and gave them vegetables.

Contemporary English Version
After this, the guard let them eat vegetables instead of the rich food and wine.

Good News Translation
So from then on the guard let them continue to eat vegetables instead of what the king provided.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So the supervisor took away the king's rich food and wine and gave them vegetables.

International Standard Version
So the guard took away their rich food and wine, giving them vegetables.

NET Bible
So the warden removed the delicacies and the wine from their diet and gave them a diet of vegetables instead.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
Thus Melzar took away the portion of their meat, and the wine that they should drink; and gave them pulse.

New King James Version
Thus the steward took away their portion of delicacies and the wine that they were to drink, and gave them vegetables.

King James 2000 Bible
Thus Melzar took away the portion of their food, and the wine that they should drink; and gave them vegetables.

New Heart English Bible
So the steward took away their royal food, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them vegetables.

World English Bible
So the steward took away their dainties, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.

American King James Version
Thus Melzar took away the portion of their meat, and the wine that they should drink; and gave them vegetables.

American Standard Version
So the steward took away their dainties, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.

A Faithful Version
So Melzar the steward took away their portion of the food, and the wine that they were to drink, and gave them vegetables.

Darby Bible Translation
So the steward took away their delicate food, and the wine that they should drink; and gave them pulse.

English Revised Version
So the steward took away their meat, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.

Webster's Bible Translation
Thus Melzar took away the portion of their food, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
Thus Melzar tooke away the portion of their meat, and the wine that they should drinke, and gaue them pulse.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
Thus Melassar toke away the portion of their meate, and the wyne that they shoulde drinke, and gaue them pulse.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Thus Melassar toke awaye their meate and wyne, and gaue them potage therfore.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
And the Meltzar is taking away their portion of food, and the wine of their drink, and is giving to them vegetables.

Young's Literal Translation
And the Meltzar is taking away their portion of food, and the wine of their drink, and is giving to them vegetables.

Smith's Literal Translation
And Melzar will be taking away their dainties, and the wine of their drinking, and he gave to them seed herbs.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
So Malasar took their portions, and the wine that they should drink: and he gave them pulse.

Catholic Public Domain Version
Thereafter, Malasar took away their portions and their wine for drinking, and he gave them roots.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And Mentsar was taking their provision for himself, and the wine that they drink, and he was giving them grains to eat and water to drink

Lamsa Bible
Thus Menezar took away the portion of their food and the wine that they should drink, and gave them vegetables to eat and water to drink.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
So the steward took away their food, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So Amelsad took away their supper and the wine of their drink, and gave them pulse.








Daniel 1:15
Top of Page
Top of Page