Daniel 8:3
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5375 [e]וָאֶשָּׂ֤א
wā-’eś-śā
And I liftedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
5869 [e]עֵינַי֙
‘ê-nay
my eyesN-cdc | 1cs
7200 [e]וָאֶרְאֶ֔ה
wā-’er-’eh,
and sawConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
2009 [e]וְהִנֵּ֣ה ׀
wə-hin-nêh
and thereConj-w | Interjection
352 [e]אַ֣יִל
’a-yil
ramN-ms
259 [e]אֶחָ֗ד
’e-ḥāḏ,
aNumber-ms
5975 [e]עֹמֵ֛ד
‘ō-mêḏ
standing wasV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
6440 [e]לִפְנֵ֥י
lip̄-nê
besidePrep-l | N-cpc
180 [e]הָאֻבָ֖ל
hā-’u-ḇāl
the riverArt | N-ms
  וְל֣וֹ
wə-lōw
and which hadConjunctive waw :: Preposition :: third person masculine singular Conj-w | Prep | 3ms
7161 [e]קְרָנָ֑יִם
qə-rā-nā-yim;
two hornsN-fd
7161 [e]וְהַקְּרָנַ֣יִם
wə-haq-qə-rā-na-yim
and the two hornsConj-w, Art | N-fd
1364 [e]גְּבֹה֗וֹת
gə-ḇō-hō-wṯ,
[were] highAdj-fp
259 [e]וְהָאַחַת֙
wə-hā-’a-ḥaṯ
but one [was]Conj-w, Art | Number-fs
1364 [e]גְּבֹהָ֣ה
gə-ḇō-hāh
higherAdj-fs
4480 [e]מִן־
min-
thanPrep
8145 [e]הַשֵּׁנִ֔ית
haš-šê-nîṯ,
the secondArt | Number-ofs
1364 [e]וְהַ֨גְּבֹהָ֔ה
wə-hag-gə-ḇō-hāh,
and the higher [one]Conj-w, Art | Adj-fs
5927 [e]עֹלָ֖ה
‘ō-lāh
came upV-Qal-Prtcpl-fs
314 [e]בָּאַחֲרֹנָֽה׃
bā-’a-ḥă-rō-nāh.
lastPrep-b, Art | Adj-fs









Hebrew Texts
דניאל 8:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וָאֶשָּׂ֤א עֵינַי֙ וָאֶרְאֶ֔ה וְהִנֵּ֣ה ׀ אַ֣יִל אֶחָ֗ד עֹמֵ֛ד לִפְנֵ֥י הָאֻבָ֖ל וְלֹ֣ו קְרָנָ֑יִם וְהַקְּרָנַ֣יִם גְּבֹהֹ֗ות וְהָאַחַת֙ גְּבֹהָ֣ה מִן־הַשֵּׁנִ֔ית וְהַ֨גְּבֹהָ֔ה עֹלָ֖ה בָּאַחֲרֹנָֽה׃

דניאל 8:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואשא עיני ואראה והנה ׀ איל אחד עמד לפני האבל ולו קרנים והקרנים גבהות והאחת גבהה מן־השנית והגבהה עלה באחרנה׃

דניאל 8:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואשא עיני ואראה והנה ׀ איל אחד עמד לפני האבל ולו קרנים והקרנים גבהות והאחת גבהה מן־השנית והגבהה עלה באחרנה׃

דניאל 8:3 Hebrew Bible
ואשא עיני ואראה והנה איל אחד עמד לפני האבל ולו קרנים והקרנים גבהות והאחת גבהה מן השנית והגבהה עלה באחרנה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then I lifted my eyes and looked, and behold, a ram which had two horns was standing in front of the canal. Now the two horns were long, but one was longer than the other, with the longer one coming up last.

King James Bible
Then I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, there stood before the river a ram which had two horns: and the two horns were high; but one was higher than the other, and the higher came up last.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I looked up, and there was a ram standing beside the canal. He had two horns. The two horns were long, but one was longer than the other, and the longer one came up last.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I lifted.

Daniel 10:5 Then I lifted up my eyes, and looked, and behold a certain man clothed …

Numbers 24:2 And Balaam lifted up his eyes, and he saw Israel abiding in his tents …

Joshua 5:13 And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up …

1 Chronicles 21:16 And David lifted up his eyes, and saw the angel of the LORD stand …

Zechariah 1:18 Then lifted I up my eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

Zechariah 2:1 I lifted up my eyes again, and looked, and behold a man with a measuring …

Zechariah 5:1,5,9 Then I turned, and lifted up my eyes, and looked, and behold a flying roll…

a ram. The Medo-Persian empire, of which a ram was the ensign; and a ram's head with horns, one higher than the other, is still to be seen on the ruins of Persepolis.

Daniel 8:20 The ram which you saw having two horns are the kings of Media and Persia.

Daniel 2:39 And after you shall arise another kingdom inferior to you, and another …

Daniel 7:5 And behold another beast, a second, like to a bear, and it raised …

one. Media was the more ancient kingdom; but Persia, after Cyrus, was the most considerable.

Daniel 5:31 And Darius the Median took the kingdom, being about three score and …

Daniel 6:28 So this Daniel prospered in the reign of Darius, and in the reign …

Ezra 1:2 Thus said Cyrus king of Persia, The LORD God of heaven has given …

Ezra 4:5 And hired counsellors against them, to frustrate their purpose, all …

Esther 1:3 In the third year of his reign, he made a feast to all his princes …

Isaiah 13:17 Behold, I will stir up the Medes against them, which shall not regard …

Isaiah 21:2 A grievous vision is declared to me; the treacherous dealer deals …

Isaiah 44:28 That said of Cyrus, He is my shepherd, and shall perform all my pleasure: …

Jeremiah 51:11 Make bright the arrows; gather the shields: the LORD has raised up …

the other. Heb. the second.

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