Daniel 7:2

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Daniel spake, and said, I saw in my vision by night, & behold, the foure windes of the heauen stroue vpon the great Sea.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Daniel said, "I was looking in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven were stirring up the great sea.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Daniel spake and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of heaven brake forth upon the great sea.
- American Standard Version (1901)

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

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.
- Darby Bible

Daniel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven strove upon the great sea.
- Webster's 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.
- World English Bible

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;
- Youngs Literal Bible

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

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Daniel 7:2


7:2 The four winds - Probably by the four winds of the great sea is signified commotions of contrary nations, striving together by wars, and producing these four beasts successively.


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