Daniel 7:16

“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.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I came neere vnto one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth of all this: so he told mee, and made me know the interpretation of the things.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"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:
- New American Standard Version (1995)

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.
- American Standard Version (1901)

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.
- Basic English Bible

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:
- Darby Bible

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.
- Webster's 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.
- World English Bible

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:
- Youngs Literal Bible

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:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Daniel 7:16


7:16 Unto one - That is, to an angel, that ministered. The truth - The true meaning of this vision.


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