Book of Daniel facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

The Book of Daniel (דניאל), originally written in Hebrew and Aramaic, is a book in both the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) and the Christian Old Testament.


The book says that Daniel is its writer in several places, such as 9:2 and 10:2. Jesus agreed when he spoke about " 'the abomination that causes desolation', spoken of through the prophet Daniel". The book was probably completed around 200 BCE.. This was shortly after Cyrus captured Babylon in 539.

Images for kids

Book of Daniel Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.