Also their gods, along with their cast metal images and their precious articles of silver and of gold, he will carry captive into Egypt. Then, for some years he will refrain from attacking the king of the north. Bible see other translations

“Also their gods.” It was a common custom for a conquering nation to take back home with them the gods of the defeated nation (cp. Isa. 46:1-2; Jer. 48:7; 49:3; Hos. 10:5; see commentary on Hos. 10:5).

Commentary for: Daniel 11:8