Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

I came near to one of those who stood by, and asked him the truth concerning all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

New American Standard Bible

"I approached one of those who were standing by and began asking him the exact meaning of all this So he told me and made known to me the interpretation of these things:

King James Version

I came near unto one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

Holman Bible

I approached one of those who were standing by and asked him the true meaning of all this. So he let me know the interpretation of these things:

International Standard Version

So I approached one of those who was standing nearby and began to ask the meaning of all of this. He spoke to me and caused me to understand the interpretation of these things.

American Standard Version

I came near unto one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth concerning all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

Amplified

I came near to one of those who stood there and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me and made known to me the interpretation of the things.

Bible in Basic English

I came near to one of those who were waiting there, questioning him about what all this was. And he said to me that he would make clear to me the sense of these things.

Darby Translation

I came near unto one of them that stood by, and asked him the certainty of all this. And he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things:

Julia Smith Translation

I drew near to one of those standing by, and I sought from him the truth concerning all this: and he said to me, and he will cause me to know the interpretation of the words.

King James 2000

I came near unto one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[So] I approached one of the attendants and I asked him [about] the truth concerning all this; and he told me [that] he would make known to me the explanation of the matter.

Modern King James verseion

And I came near one of those who stood by, and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me, and made me know the meaning of the things.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

till I gat me to one of them that stood by, to know the truth, concerning all these things. So he told me, and made me understand the interpretation of these things.

NET Bible

I approached one of those standing nearby and asked him about the meaning of all this. So he spoke with me and revealed to me the interpretation of the vision:

New Heart English Bible

I came near to one of those who stood by, and asked him the true meaning concerning all this. So he told me, and revealed to me the interpretation of these things.

The Emphasized Bible

I drew near unto one of them who stood by, and made exact enquiry of him, concerning all this, - so he told me, and, the interpretation of the things, made he known unto me.

Webster

I came near to one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

World English Bible

I came near to one of those who stood by, and asked him the truth concerning all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have drawn near unto one of those standing, and the certainty I seek from him of all this; and he hath said to me, yea, the interpretation of the things he hath caused me to know:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קרב 
Q@reb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

על 
`al (Aramaic) 
Usage: 102

one
חד 
Chad (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

of
מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of, from, part, ...I, ...me, before, after, because, Therefore, out, for, than, partly,
Usage: 114

קוּם 
Quwm (Aramaic) 
Usage: 35

and asked
בּעה בּעא 
B@`a' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

him
מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of, from, part, ...I, ...me, before, after, because, Therefore, out, for, than, partly,
Usage: 114

the truth
יצּיב 
Yatstsiyb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

of all
כּל 
Kol (Aramaic) 
all, any, whole, as, every, because , as , no, whosoever ,
Usage: 104

דּן 
Den (Aramaic) 
Usage: 58

So he told
אמר 
'amar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 71

me, and made me know
ידע 
Y@da` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 49

פּשׁר 
P@shar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 32

References

Context Readings

Daniel Explains And Interprets The Vision

15 As for me, Daniel, my spirit was grieved in the midst of my body, and the visions of my head troubled me. 16 I came near to one of those who stood by, and asked him the truth concerning all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things. 17 These great beasts, which are four, are four kings who shall arise out of the earth.


Cross References

Revelation 5:5

And one of the elders says to me, Weep not, behold, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, overcame to open the book and the seven seals of it.

Revelation 7:13-14

And one of the elders answered, saying to me, Who are these who are clothed in white robes, and where did they come from?

Daniel 7:10

A fiery stream issued and came forth from before him. Thousands of thousands ministered to him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before him. The judgment was set, and the books were opened.

Daniel 8:13-16

Then I heard a holy one speaking, and another holy one said to that certain one who spoke, How long shall be the vision [of] the continual [burnt-offering], and the transgression that make desolate, to give both the sanctuary and t

Daniel 9:22

And he instructed me, and talked with me, and said, O Daniel, I have now come forth to give thee wisdom and understanding.

Daniel 10:5-6

I lifted up my eyes, and looked. And, behold, a man clothed in linen, whose loins were girded with pure gold of Uphaz.

Daniel 10:11-12

And he said to me, O Daniel, thou man greatly beloved, understand the words that I speak to thee, and stand upright, for I am now sent to thee. And when he had spoken this word to me, I stood, trembling.

Daniel 12:5-6

Then I, Daniel, looked, and, behold, another two stood, the one on the brink of the river on this side, and the other on the brink of the river on that side.

Zechariah 1:8-11

I saw in the night, and, behold, a man riding upon a red horse, and he stood among the myrtle trees that were in the bottom. And behind him there were horses, red, sorrel, and white.

Zechariah 2:3

And, behold, the [heavenly] agent who talked with me went forth. And another [heavenly] agent went out to meet him,

Zechariah 3:7

Thus says LORD of hosts: If thou will walk in my ways, and if thou will keep my charge, then thou also shall judge my house, and shall also keep my courts, and I will give thee a place of access among these who stand by.

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