Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Daniel said, "I was looking in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven were stirring up the great sea.

King James Version

Daniel spake and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the heaven strove upon the great sea.

Holman Bible

Daniel said, "In my vision at night I was watching, and suddenly the four winds of heaven stirred up the great sea.

International Standard Version

Daniel said, "I observed the vision during the night. Look! The four winds of the skies were stirring up the Mediterranean Sea.

A Conservative Version

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of heaven broke forth upon the great sea.

American Standard Version

Daniel spake and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of heaven brake forth upon the great sea.

Amplified

Daniel said, I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of the heavens [political and social agitations] were stirring up the great sea [the nations of the world].

Bible in Basic English

I had a vision by night, and saw the four winds of heaven violently moving the great sea.

Darby Translation

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of the heavens broke forth upon the great sea.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the heaven fought the great sea.

Julia Smith Translation

Daniel answered and said, I was seeing in my vision by night, and lo, the four winds of the heavens rushing forth to the great sea.

King James 2000

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the heaven strove upon the great sea.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Daniel {explained} and said, "I was looking in my vision in the night, and look, the four winds of heaven were stirring [up] the great sea.

Modern King James verseion

Daniel spoke and said, In my vision by night I was looking: and behold, the four winds of the heavens were stirring up the Great Sea.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Daniel spake and said, "I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of the heaven strove upon the sea,

NET Bible

Daniel explained: "I was watching in my vision during the night as the four winds of the sky were stirring up the great sea.

New Heart English Bible

Daniel spoke and said, "I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the sky broke forth on the great sea.

The Emphasized Bible

Daniel spake and said, I was looking, in my vision which came with the night, - when, lo! the four winds of the heavens, bursting forth upon the great sea;

Webster

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven strove upon the great sea.

World English Bible

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the sky broke forth on the great sea.

Youngs Literal Translation

Answered hath Daniel and said, 'I was seeing in my vision by night, and lo, the four winds of the heavens are coming forth to the great sea;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּניּאל 
Daniye'l (Aramaic) 
Usage: 52

ענה 
`anah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 30

and said
אמר 
'amar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 71

I saw
חזה חזא 
Chaza' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 31

in my vision
חזו 
Chezev (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

by
עם 
`im (Aramaic) 
with, with..., to, from, toward, like, unto, by
Usage: 24

ליליא 
Leyl@ya' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

and, behold
ארוּ 
'aruw (Aramaic) 
behold, lo
Usage: 5

the four
ארבּע 
'arba` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

רוּח 
Ruwach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

of the heaven
שׁמין 
Shamayin (Aramaic) 
Usage: 38

גּוּח גּיח 
Giyach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

upon the great
רב 
Rab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 15

References

Context Readings

Daniel's Vision Of Four Beasts And The Son Of Man

1 In the first year of Belshazzar king of Babylon Daniel saw a dream and visions in his mind as he lay on his bed; then he wrote the dream down and related the following summary of it. 2 Daniel said, "I was looking in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven were stirring up the great sea. 3 "And four great beasts were coming up from the sea, different from one another.


Cross References

Revelation 7:1

After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, so that no wind would blow on the earth or on the sea or on any tree.

Revelation 17:15

And he said to me, "The waters which you saw where the harlot sits, are peoples and multitudes and nations and tongues.

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