When the king heard this, he was greatly distressed; he was determined to rescue Daniel and made every effort until sundown to save him.
Then, as soon as the king heard this statement, he was deeply distressed and set his mind on delivering Daniel; and even until sunset he kept exerting himself to rescue him.
Hearing this, the king was very angry with himself for signing the law, and he tried to find a way to save Daniel. He spent the rest of the day looking for a way to get Daniel out of this predicament.
At this, the king was very upset and tried his best to get Daniel out of the fix he'd put him in. He worked at it the whole day long.
When this thing came to the king’s ears, it was very evil to him, and his heart was fixed on keeping Daniel safe, and till the going down of the sun he was doing everything in his power to get him free.
When the king heard the charge, he was very much distressed. He was determined to save Daniel, and until the sun went down he made every effort to rescue him.
And the king, when he heard these words, was greatly displeased with himself, and set his heart on Daniel to deliver him; and he labored till the going down of the sun to deliver him.
the going down
of the sun
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, he was very
he might rescue
to find a way to rescuehim.
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1 tn Aram “the word.”
2 tn Aram “placed his mind on.”
3 tn Aram “the entrances of the sun.”