Daniel 8:15
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
As I, Daniel, was trying to understand the meaning of this vision, someone who looked like a man stood in front of me.

King James Bible
And it came to pass, when I, even I Daniel, had seen the vision, and sought for the meaning, then, behold, there stood before me as the appearance of a man.

Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass, when I Daniel had seen the vision, I sought for the understanding of it, and behold, there stood before me as the appearance of a man.

World English Bible
It happened, when I, even I Daniel, had seen the vision, that I sought to understand it; and behold, there stood before me as the appearance of a man.

Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass in my seeing -- I, Daniel -- the vision, that I require understanding, and lo, standing over-against me is as the appearance of a mighty one.

Daniel 8:15 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

8:15 The meaning - A more clear discovery of those things. The appearance of a man - Probably Gabriel.

Daniel 8:15 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Angel of the Lord in the Pentateuch, and the Book of Joshua.
The New Testament distinguishes between the hidden God and the revealed God--the Son or Logos--who is connected with the former by oneness of nature, and who from everlasting, and even at the creation itself, filled up the immeasurable distance between the Creator and the creation;--who has been the Mediator in all God's relations to the world;--who at all times, and even before He became man in Christ, has been the light of [Pg 116] the world,--and to whom, specially, was committed the direction
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

The Return of the Exiles
The advent of the army of Cyrus before the walls of Babylon was to the Jews a sign that their deliverance from captivity was drawing nigh. More than a century before the birth of Cyrus, Inspiration had mentioned him by name, and had caused a record to be made of the actual work he should do in taking the city of Babylon unawares, and in preparing the way for the release of the children of the captivity. Through Isaiah the word had been spoken: "Thus saith the Lord to His anointed, to Cyrus, whose
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

The Apocalypse.
On the Lit. and life of John, see §§ 40 and 41 (this vol.); on the authorship of the Apoc. and the time of composition, § 37 (this vol.); § 41 (this vol.); and § 84 (this vol.) 1. Modern Critical, works of German and French scholars on the Apocalypse: Lücke (Voltständige Einleitung, etc., 2d ed., 1852; 1,074 pages of introductory matter, critical and historical; compare with it the review of Bleek in the "Studien and Kritiken" for 1854 and 1855); DeWette Com., 1848,
Philip Schaff—History of the Christian Church, Volume I

The Harbinger
The voice of him that crieth in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the LORD , make straight in the desert a high-way for our God. Every valley shall be exalted, and every mountain and hill shall be made low, and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough places plain. And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together, for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it. T he general style of the prophecies is poetical. The inimitable simplicity which characterizes every
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 1

Cross References
Daniel 7:13
As my vision continued that night, I saw someone like a son of man coming with the clouds of heaven. He approached the Ancient One and was led into his presence.

Daniel 8:1
During the third year of King Belshazzar's reign, I, Daniel, saw another vision, following the one that had already appeared to me.

Daniel 8:19
Then he said, "I am here to tell you what will happen later in the time of wrath. What you have seen pertains to the very end of time.

Daniel 10:16
Then the one who looked like a man touched my lips, and I opened my mouth and began to speak. I said to the one standing in front of me, "I am filled with anguish because of the vision I have seen, my lord, and I am very weak.

Daniel 10:18
Then the one who looked like a man touched me again, and I felt my strength returning.

Jump to Previous
Appearance Daniel Desire Meaning Mighty Over-Against Require Sense Sought Standing Stood Trying Understand Understanding Unfolded Vision Watching
Jump to Next
Appearance Daniel Desire Meaning Mighty Over-Against Require Sense Sought Standing Stood Trying Understand Understanding Unfolded Vision Watching
Links
Daniel 8:15 NIV
Daniel 8:15 NLT
Daniel 8:15 ESV
Daniel 8:15 NASB
Daniel 8:15 KJV

Daniel 8:15 Bible Apps
Daniel 8:15 Biblia Paralela
Daniel 8:15 Chinese Bible
Daniel 8:15 French Bible
Daniel 8:15 German Bible

Daniel 8:15 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Daniel 8:14
Top of Page
Top of Page