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Daniel 7 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:1 - In the first year of Belshatztzar king of Bavel Daniyel had a dream and visions of his head on his bed: then he wrote the dream and told the sum of the matters.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:2 - Daniyel spoke and said, I saw in my vision by night, and, behold, the four winds of the sky broke forth on the great sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:3 - Four great animals came up from the sea, diverse one from another.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:4 - The first was like a lion, and had eagle's wings: I saw until the wings of it were plucked, and it was lifted up from the eretz, and made to stand on two feet as a man; and a man's heart was given to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:5 - Behold, another animal, 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:6 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:7 - After this I saw in the night-visions, and, behold, a fourth animal, awesome and powerful, and strong exceedingly; and it had great iron teeth; it devoured and broke in pieces, and stamped the residue with its feet: and it was diverse from all the animals that were before it; and it had ten horns.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:8 - I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another horn, a little one, before which three of the first horns were plucked up by the roots: and, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of a man, and a mouth speaking great things.

The Ancient of Days Reigns

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:9 - I saw until thrones were placed, and one who was ancient of days sat: his clothing was white as snow, and the hair of his head like pure wool; his throne was fiery flames, and the wheels of it burning fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:10 - A fiery stream issued and came forth from before him: thousands of thousands ministered to him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before him: the judgment was set, and the books were opened.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:11 - I saw at that time because of the voice of the great words which the horn spoke; I saw even until the animal was slain, and its body destroyed, and it was given to be burned with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:12 - As for the rest of the animals, their dominion was taken away: yet their lives were prolonged for a season and a time.

The Son of Man Presented

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:13 - I saw in the night-visions, and, behold, there came with the clouds of the sky one like a son of man, and he came even to the ancient of days, and they brought him near before him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:14 - There was given him dominion, and glory, and a kingdom, that all the peoples, nations, and languages should serve him: his dominion is an everlasting dominion, which shall not pass away, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed.

The Vision Interpreted

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:15 - As for me, Daniyel, my spirit was grieved in the midst of my body, and the visions of my head troubled me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:16 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:17 - These great animals, which are four, are four kings, who shall arise out of the eretz.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:18 - But the holy ones of Ha`Elyon shall receive the kingdom, and possess the kingdom forever, even forever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:19 - Then I desired to know the truth concerning the fourth animal, which was diverse from all of them, exceedingly terrible, whose teeth were of iron, and its nails of brass; which devoured, broke in pieces, and stamped the residue with its feet;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:20 - and concerning the ten horns that were on its head, and the other horn which came up, and before which three fell, even that horn that had eyes, and a mouth that spoke great things, whose look was more stout than its fellows.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:21 - I saw, and the same horn made war with the holy ones, and prevailed against them;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:22 - until the ancient of days came, and judgment was given to the holy ones of Ha`Elyon, and the time came that the holy ones possessed the kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:23 - Thus he said, The fourth animal shall be a fourth kingdom on eretz, which shall be diverse from all the kingdoms, and shall devour the whole eretz, and shall tread it down, and break it in pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:24 - As for the ten horns, out of this kingdom shall ten kings arise: and another shall arise after them; and he shall be diverse from the former, and he shall put down three kings.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:25 - He shall speak words against Ha`Elyon, and shall wear out the holy ones of Ha`Elyon; and he shall think to change the times and the law; and they shall be given into his hand until a time and times and half a time.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:26 - But the judgment shall be set, and they shall take away his dominion, to consume and to destroy it to the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:27 - The kingdom and the dominion, and the greatness of the kingdoms under the whole the sky, shall be given to the people of the holy ones of Ha`Elyon: his kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and all dominions shall serve and obey him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:28 - Here is the end of the matter. As for me, Daniyel, my thoughts much troubled me, and my face was changed in me: but I kept the matter in my heart.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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