Belshazzar


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(Old Testament) Babylonian general and son of Nebuchadnezzar II

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The battle between the small armies of Belshazzar and Darius could take place either within the fixed acting station representing the palace or in the undifferentiated playing space of theplatea.
In order "To vouche on avayment of his vayneglorie" (1358), Belshazzar arranges a great feast in his own honor.
In the Book of Daniel, Belshazzar, unlike his father Nebuchadnezzar, does not acknowledge the true God.
The prophet Daniel interpreted a vision for the last Babylonian king, Belshazzar, foreboding the end of the Babylonian dynasty.
That may be the most grandiose set of ambitions for the region since the vision of Nebuchadnezzar's son Belshazzar, who saw the hand writing on the wall.
Historians believe that the people of Babylon, fed up with King Nabonidus and his much-despised governor, Belshazzar, opened the city gates to the invaders.
Particularly memorable was the feast hall of Belshazzar, where a grand staircase was flanked by pedestals topped with statues of rearing elephants.
Aside from his 1923 book, Aspects of Reunion, some of Rowley's earliest publications were short essays, published in 1924 in The Expositor, on the subject of "The Belshazzar of Daniel and of History.
In the Book of Daniel, King Belshazzar held an impressive dinner party for a thousand of his lords.
The three words written, "Mene," Tekel," and "Peres," foretold the end of King Belshazzar and his kingdom (Dan.
To Belshazzar, Daniel interpreted the meaning of the Aramaic writing on a wall, "mene, mene, tekel, upharsin," as evidence of God's decision to destroy the city.
Then commanded Belshazzar, and they clothed Daniel with purple, and put a chain of gold about his neck, and made proclamation concerning him, that he should rule as one of three in the kingdom.
2:17), he successfully exercised this gift by interpreting Nebuchadnezzar ' s disquieting dreams, as well as the mysterious handwriting on the wall that disturbed the revelry of Belshazzar (Dan.
The day before Christmas this particular year, Belshazzar, the German shepherd dog of my youth, got his tail caught in the washing machine.
Matsuda has Japan Dirt Cup winner Belshazzar in the Dubai World Cup at Meydan this Saturday, while Ishizaka has back-to-back Japan Cup winner Gentildonna aiming to go one better in the Dubai Sheema Classic after finishing second here last year.