Daniel 2:14

Then Daniel answered with counsel and wisdom to Arioch the captain of the king's guard, who had gone forth to slay the wise men of Babylon:
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
General. He occupied the same office as Putiphar, in Egypt. (Genesis xxxix. 1.) It was no disgrace for such a one to execute himself the king's order, as Banaias slew the brother of Solomon. (3 Kings ii.)

Hippolytus of Rome

AD 235
Arioch, the captain of the king's guard (literally, the chief slaughterer or cook). For as the cook slays all animals and cooks them, of a similar nature was his occupation. And the rulers of the world slay men, butchering them like brute beasts.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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