New International Version
The shaggy goat is the king of Greece, and the large horn between its eyes is the first king.
King James Bible
And the rough goat is the king of Grecia: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
Darby Bible Translation
And the rough goat is the king of Greece; and the great horn that was between his eyes is the first king.
World English Bible
The rough male goat is the king of Greece: and the great horn that is between his eyes is the first king.
Young's Literal Translation
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;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The ram which thou sagest - See this explained under the vision itself, Daniel 8:3 (note), etc.
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LibraryAbram's Horror of Great Darkness.
"And when the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell upon Abram; and lo, an horror of great darkness fell upon him." If we consider the sketch, given us in scripture, of the life of this patriarch, we shall find that few have had equal manifestations of the divine favor. But the light did not at all times shine on him. He had his dark hours while dwelling in this strange land. Here we find an horror of great darkness to have fallen upon him. The language used to describe his state, on this occasion, …
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The Great Controversy
As I was thinking about this, suddenly a goat with a prominent horn between its eyes came from the west, crossing the whole earth without touching the ground.
The two-horned ram that you saw represents the kings of Media and Persia.
The four horns that replaced the one that was broken off represent four kingdoms that will emerge from his nation but will not have the same power.
So he said, "Do you know why I have come to you? Soon I will return to fight against the prince of Persia, and when I go, the prince of Greece will come;
"Now then, I tell you the truth: Three more kings will arise in Persia, and then a fourth, who will be far richer than all the others. When he has gained power by his wealth, he will stir up everyone against the kingdom of Greece.
Then a mighty king will arise, who will rule with great power and do as he pleases.
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