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Dan 2:39 (KJV) — And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
Dan 2:39 (NASB) — "After you there will arise another kingdom inferior to you, then another third kingdom of bronze, which will rule over all the earth.
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||The empire of the Medes and Persians, whose union was denoted by the breast and two arms of silver; and which was established on the ruins of that of the Chaldeans on the capture of Babylon by Cyrus, B.C. 538. Dan 2:32; Dan 5:28-31; Dan 7:5; Dan 8:3,4,20; Dan 11:2; Isa 44:28; Isa 45:1-5|
||"The empire of the Macedonians, or ""brazen-coated Greeks,"" aptly denoted by the belly and thighs of brass, founded by Alexander the Great, who terminated the Persian monarchy by the overthrow of Darius Codomanus at Arbela, B.C. 331 Dan 2:32; Dan 7:6,7,23; Dan 8:5-14; Dan 10:20; Dan 11:3-20; Zec 6:3,6"|
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