Daniel 8:21

“And the rough goat is the king of Grecia: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Daniel 8:21

And the rough goat is the king of Grecia, and the great horne that is betweene his eyes, is the first king.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The shaggy goat {represents} the kingdom of Greece, and the large horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the rough he-goat is the king of Greece: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the he-goat is the king of Greece: and the great horn between his eyes is the first king.
- Basic English Bible

And the rough goat is the king of Greece; and the great horn that was between his eyes is the first king.
- Darby Bible

And the rough goat is the king of Grecia: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
- Webster's Bible

The rough male goat is the king of Greece: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
- World English Bible

And the young he-goat, the hairy one, [is] the king of Javan; and the great horn that [is] between its eyes is the first king;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the rough he-goat is the king of Greece; and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Daniel 8:21

Wesley's Notes for Daniel 8:21


8:19 The indignation - God will raise up Antiochus to execute his wrath against the Jews for their sins, yet there shall be an end of that indignation.

8:23 In the latter time - When they were come to the height, and beginning to decline. When the transgressors - When the Jews were grown to an excess of wickedness, then God suffered Antiochus to persecute them. Dark sentences - Full of subtilty: such all histories declare Antiochus to be.


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