Toponym Media in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: measure; habit; covering. Related names are: Persia, Tarshish, Meres . The translations of Media in 8 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Medina in Spanish to メディア in Japanese!
Name Media in the world's Bibles
In the third year of his reign, he made a feast unto all his princes and his servants; the power of Persia and Media, the nobles and princes of the provinces, being before him: (EST 1:3)
And the next unto him was Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven princes of Persia and Media, which saw the king's face, and which sat the first in the kingdom;) (EST 1:14)
Likewise shall the ladies of Persia and Media say this day unto all the king's princes, which have heard of the deed of the queen. Thus shall there arise too much contempt and wrath. (EST 1:18)
And all the acts of his power and of his might, and the declaration of the greatness of Mordecai, whereunto the king advanced him, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Media and Persia? (EST 10:2)
A grievous vision is declared unto me; the treacherous dealer dealeth treacherously, and the spoiler spoileth. Go up, O Elam: besiege, O Media; all the sighing thereof have I made to cease. (ISA 21:2)
The ram which thou sawest having two horns are the kings of Media and Persia. (DAN 8:20)

Popularity of the name Media in its translations around the world

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