mene, mene, tekel, upharsin

mene, mene, tekel, upharsin

[mee-nee, mee-nee, tek-uhl, yoo-fahr-sin]
Aramaic.
numbered, numbered, weighed, divided: the miraculous writing on the wall interpreted by Daniel as foretelling the destruction of Belshazzar and his kingdom. Dan. 5:25–31.
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mene, mene, tekel, upharsin (ˈmiːniː ˈmiːniː ˈtɛkəl juːˈfɑːsɪn)
 
n
Old Testament the words that appeared on the wall during Belshazzar's Feast (Daniel 5:25), interpreted by Daniel to mean that God had doomed the kingdom of Belshazzar
 
[Aramaic: numbered, numbered, weighed, divided]

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