Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

After this I beheld, and, lo, another, like a leopard, which had upon its back four wings of a bird. The beast also had four heads, and dominion was given to it.

New American Standard Bible

"After this I kept looking, and behold, another one, like a leopard, which had on its back four wings of a bird; the beast also had four heads, and dominion was given to it.

King James Version

After this I beheld, and lo another, like a leopard, which had upon the back of it four wings of a fowl; the beast had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.

Holman Bible

“While I was watching, another beast appeared. It was like a leopard with four wings of a bird on its back. It had four heads and was given authority to rule.

International Standard Version

"After this, I continued to watch and look! there was another one, resembling a leopard with four birds' wings on its back. The animal also had four heads, and authority was imparted to it.

American Standard Version

After this I beheld, and, lo, another, like a leopard, which had upon its back four wings of a bird; the beast had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.

Amplified

After this I looked, and behold, another [the Grecian empire of Alexander the Great], like a leopard which had four wings of a bird on its back. The beast had also four heads [Alexander's generals, his successors], and dominion was given to it.

Bible in Basic English

After this I saw another beast, like a leopard, which had on its back four wings like those of a bird; and the beast had four heads, and the power of a ruler was given to it.

Darby Translation

After this I saw, and behold, another, like a leopard, and it had four wings of a bird upon its back; and the beast had four heads; and dominion was given to it.

Julia Smith Translation

After this I was seeing, and lo, another, as a panther, and to it four wings of a bird upon its back, and four heads to the beast; and dominion was given to it

King James 2000

After this I beheld, and lo another, like a leopard, which had upon its back four wings of a fowl; the beast had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

After this I was watching and look, another [beast] like a leopard; {it had four wings} of a bird on its back, and {the beast had} four heads, and dominion was given to it.

Modern King James verseion

After this I saw, and lo, another, like a leopard, which had four wings of a bird on its back. The beast also had four heads; and rulership was given to it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then I looked, and behold, there was another like unto a leopard: this had wings as a fowl, even four upon the back. This beast had four heads, and there was power given him.

NET Bible

"After these things, as I was watching, another beast like a leopard appeared, with four bird-like wings on its back. This beast had four heads, and ruling authority was given to it.

New Heart English Bible

After this I saw, and behold, another one, like a leopard, which had on its back four wings of a bird. The animal also had four heads; and dominion was given to it.

The Emphasized Bible

After that, I was looking, and lo! another like a leopard, and it, had four wings of a bird upon its back, - and four heads, had the wild beast, and dominion, was given to it,

Webster

After this I beheld, and lo another, like a leopard, which had upon the back of it four wings of a fowl; the beast had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.

World English Bible

After this I saw, and behold, another, like a leopard, which had on its back four wings of a bird; the animal had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.

Youngs Literal Translation

'After this I was seeing, and lo, another like a leopard, and it hath four wings of a fowl on its back, and four heads hath the beast, and dominion is given to it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אתר 
'athar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

דּן 
Den (Aramaic) 
Usage: 58

I beheld
הוה הוא 
Hava' (Aramaic) 
be, was,
Usage: 70

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

אחרי 
'ochoriy (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

נמר 
N@mar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

על 
`al (Aramaic) 
Usage: 102

the back
גּב 
Gab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

of it four
ארבּע 
'arba` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

גּף 
Gaph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

of a fowl
עוף 
`owph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

the beast
חיוא 
Cheyva' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 20

ארבּע 
'arba` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

ראשׁ 
Re'sh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

and dominion
שׁלטן 
Sholtan (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

Context Readings

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

5 And, behold, another beast, a second, like a bear, and it was raised up on one side, and three ribs were in its mouth between its teeth. And they said thus to it: Arise, devour much flesh. 6 After this I beheld, and, lo, another, like a leopard, which had upon its back four wings of a bird. The beast also had four heads, and dominion was given to it. 7 After this I saw in the night visions, and, behold, a fourth beast, fearful and powerful, and exceedingly strong. And it had great iron teeth. It devoured and broke in pieces, and stamped the residue with its feet. And it was diffe


Cross References

Revelation 13:2

And the beast that I saw was similar to a leopard. And its feet were like a bear, and its mouth like the mouth of a lion. And the dragon gave to it his power, and his throne, and great authority.

Ezekiel 17:3

and say, Thus says lord LORD: A great eagle with great wings and long pinions, full of feathers, which had various colors, came to Lebanon, and took the top of the cedar.

Daniel 2:39

And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.

Daniel 7:4

The first was like a lion, and had eagle's wings. I beheld till the wings of it were plucked, and it was lifted up from the earth, and made to stand upon two feet as a man, and a man's heart was given to it.

Daniel 8:5-8

And as I was considering, behold, a he-goat came from the west over the face of the whole earth, and did not touch the ground. And the goat had a notable horn between his eyes.

Daniel 8:20-22

The ram which thou saw, that had the two horns, they are the kings of Media and Persia.

Daniel 10:20

Then he said, Do thou know why I have come to thee? And now I will return to fight with the ruler of Persia. And when I go forth, lo, the ruler of Greece shall come.

Daniel 11:3-20

And a mighty king shall stand up, who shall rule with great dominion, and do according to his will.

Hosea 13:7

Therefore I am to them as a lion. As a leopard I will watch by the way.

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