Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

A mouth was given to him to speak boasts and blasphemies. He was also given authority to act for 42 months.

New American Standard Bible

There was given to him a mouth speaking arrogant words and blasphemies, and authority to act for forty-two months was given to him.

King James Version

And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given unto him to continue forty and two months.

International Standard Version

The beast was allowed to speak arrogant and blasphemous things, and it was given authority for 42 months.

A Conservative Version

And a mouth was given to it speaking great things and blasphemy. And authority was given it to make war forty-two months.

American Standard Version

and there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and there was given to him authority to continue forty and two months.

Amplified

And the beast was given the power of speech, uttering boastful and blasphemous words, and he was given freedom to exert his authority and to exercise his will during forty-two months (three and a half years).

An Understandable Version

And the beast was given [by the dragon ?] a mouth for making proud claims and [speaking] blasphemous words, and the authority to act for forty-two months [See 11:2; 12:6].

Anderson New Testament

And there was given him a mouth that spoke great things and impious words; and authority was given to him to continue forty-two months.

Bible in Basic English

And there was given to him a mouth to say words of pride against God; and there was given to him authority to go on for forty-two months.

Common New Testament

And the beast was given a mouth speaking arrogant words and blasphemies, and it was allowed to exercise authority for forty-two months.

Daniel Mace New Testament

there was given to him a mouth speaking great things, and blasphemy; and power was given to him for two and forty months.

Darby Translation

And there was given to it a mouth, speaking great things and blasphemies; and there was given to it authority to pursue its career forty-two months.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And there was given to it a mouth speaking great things, and defamation: and there was given to it power to practice forty-two months-

Godbey New Testament

and a mouth was given to him speaking great things and blasphemies; and authority was given unto him to prevail forty-two months.

Goodspeed New Testament

It was allowed to utter great boasts and blasphemies, and to exert authority for forty-two months.

John Wesley New Testament

And there was given him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemy, and authority was given him forty and two months.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there was given unto it a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given unto it to continue forty and two months.

Julia Smith Translation

And a mouth was given him speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given him to make war forty-two months.

King James 2000

And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given unto him to continue forty and two months.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And a mouth was given to him speaking great [things] and blasphemies, and authority to act was given to him [for] forty-two months.

Modern King James verseion

And a mouth speaking great things was given to it, and blasphemies. And authority was given to it to continue forty-two months.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there was a mouth given unto him that spake great things, and blasphemies, and power was given unto him, to continue forty two months.

Moffatt New Testament

He was allowed to utter loud and blasphemous vaunts, and allowed to exert authority for two and forty months;

Montgomery New Testament

And he was permitted to utter loud boasts and blasphemies; and there was given to him authority to continue forty-two months.

NET Bible

The beast was given a mouth speaking proud words and blasphemies, and he was permitted to exercise ruling authority for forty-two months.

New Heart English Bible

A mouth was given to him speaking proud words and blasphemies. There was given to him authority to act for forty-two months.

Noyes New Testament

And there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemy; and power was given to him to work fortytwo months.

Sawyer New Testament

And there was given him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemy, and power was given him to continue forty-two months [three years and a half].

The Emphasized Bible

And there was given unto him, a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and it was given unto him to act, forty and two months.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and there was given to him authority to make war forty-two months.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The Beast was given 'a mouth that spoke proudly' and blasphemously, and it was empowered to work its will for forty-two months.

Webster

And there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given to him to continue forty and two months.

Weymouth New Testament

And there was given him a mouth full of boastful and blasphemous words; and liberty of action was granted him for forty-two months.

Williams New Testament

Then there was given to the wild beast a mouth that uttered boastful, blasphemous words, and permission to wield his authority for forty-two months.

World English Bible

A mouth speaking great things and blasphemy was given to him. Authority to make war for forty-two months was given to him.

Worrell New Testament

And there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and authority was given him to work forty-two months.

Worsley New Testament

And there was given him a mouth speaking great and blasphemous things, and power was given him to make war forty two months.

Youngs Literal Translation

And there was given to it a mouth speaking great things, and evil-speakings, and there was given to it authority to make war forty-two months,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

a mouth
στόμα 
Stoma 
Usage: 63

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

μέγας 
megas 
Usage: 167

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

βλασφημία 
Blasphemia 
Usage: 13

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

τεσσαράκοντα 
Tessarakonta 
Usage: 22

and two
δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

References

Context Readings

The First Beast From The Sea

4 They worshiped the dragon because he gave authority to the beast. And they worshiped the beast, saying, “Who is like the beast? Who is able to wage war against him?” 5 A mouth was given to him to speak boasts and blasphemies. He was also given authority to act for 42 months. 6 He began to speak blasphemies against God: to blaspheme His name and His dwelling—those who dwell in heaven.


Cross References

Daniel 7:8

“While I was considering the horns, suddenly another horn, a little one, came up among them, and three of the first horns were uprooted before it. There were eyes in this horn like a man’s, and it had a mouth that spoke arrogantly.

Daniel 7:11

“I watched, then, because of the sound of the arrogant words the horn was speaking. As I continued watching, the beast was killed and its body destroyed and given over to the burning fire.

Daniel 11:36

“Then the king will do whatever he wants. He will exalt and magnify himself above every god, and he will say outrageous things against the God of gods. He will be successful until the time of wrath is completed, because what has been decreed will be accomplished.

Daniel 7:25

He will speak words against the Most High and oppress the holy ones of the Most High. He will intend to change religious festivals and laws, and the holy ones will be handed over to him for a time, times, and half a time.

Revelation 12:6

The woman fled into the wilderness, where she had a place prepared by God, to be fed there for 1,260 days.

Daniel 7:20

I also wanted to know about the 10 horns on its head and about the other horn that came up, before which three fell—the horn that had eyes, and a mouth that spoke arrogantly, and that was more visible than the others.

Revelation 11:2-3

But exclude the courtyard outside the sanctuary. Don’t measure it, because it is given to the nations, and they will trample the holy city for 42 months.

Revelation 12:14

The woman was given two wings of a great eagle, so that she could fly from the serpent’s presence to her place in the wilderness, where she was fed for a time, times, and half a time.

2 Thessalonians 2:4

He opposes and exalts himself above every so-called god or object of worship, so that he sits in God’s sanctuary, publicizing that he himself is God.

Revelation 11:7

When they finish their testimony, the beast that comes up out of the abyss will make war with them, conquer them, and kill them.

Revelation 13:7

And he was permitted to wage war against the saints and to conquer them. He was also given authority over every tribe, people, language, and nation.

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