18 After this shall he turn his face unto the [a]isles, and shall take many, but a prince [b]shall cause his shame to light upon him, besides that he shall cause his own shame to turn upon [c]himself.
19 For he shall turn his face toward the forts of [d]his own land: but he shall be overthrown and fall, and be no more [e]found.
20 [f]Then shall stand up in his place in the glory of the kingdom, one that shall raise taxes: but after few days he shall be destroyed, neither in [g]wrath, nor in battle.
Daniel 11:18That is, toward Asia, Greece, and those isles which are in the sea called Mediterranean: for the Jews called all countries isles which were divided from them by sea.
Daniel 11:18For whereas Antiochus was wont to contemn the Romans, and put their ambassadors to shame in all places, Atilius the Consul, or Lucius Scipio put him to flight, and caused his shame to turn on his own head.
Daniel 11:18By his wicked life, and obeying of foolish counsel.
Daniel 11:19For fear of the Romans he shall flee to his holds.
Daniel 11:19For when as under the pretence of poverty he would have robbed the Temple of Jupiter Dodomeus, the countrymen slew him.
Daniel 11:20That is, Seleucus shall succeed his father Antiochus.
Daniel 11:20Not by foreign enemies, or battle, but by treason.
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