Revelation 17:11
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New International Version
The beast who once was, and now is not, is an eighth king. He belongs to the seven and is going to his destruction.

New Living Translation
"The scarlet beast that was, but is no longer, is the eighth king. He is like the other seven, and he, too, is headed for destruction.

English Standard Version
As for the beast that was and is not, it is an eighth but it belongs to the seven, and it goes to destruction.

Berean Study Bible
The beast that was, and now is not, is himself an eighth king. He belongs to the other seven and is going into destruction.

Berean Literal Bible
And the beast which was, and is not, is also himself an eighth, and is of the seven, and goes into destruction.

New American Standard Bible
"The beast which was and is not, is himself also an eighth and is one of the seven, and he goes to destruction.

King James Bible
And the beast that was, and is not, even he is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goeth into perdition.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The beast that was and is not, is himself an eighth king, yet he belongs to the seven and is going to destruction.

International Standard Version
The beast that was and is no longer is the eighth king, but it belongs with the seven kings and goes to its destruction.

NET Bible
The beast that was, and is not, is himself an eighth king and yet is one of the seven, and is going to destruction.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“And The Dragon, and The Beast which it brought and is not, also is the eighth, and is of the seven, and is going to destruction.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The beast that was and is no longer is the eighth king. It belongs with the seven kings and goes to its destruction.

New American Standard 1977
“And the beast which was and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is one of the seven, and he goes to destruction.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the beast that was, and is not, is also the eighth king, and is of the seven, and goes into perdition.

King James 2000 Bible
And the beast that was, and is not, even he is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goes into perdition.

American King James Version
And the beast that was, and is not, even he is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goes into perdition.

American Standard Version
And the beast that was, and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is of the seven; and he goeth into perdition.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the beast which was, and is not: the same also is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goeth into destruction.

Darby Bible Translation
And the beast that was and is not, he also is an eighth, and is of the seven, and goes into destruction.

English Revised Version
And the beast that was, and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is of the seven; and he goeth into perdition.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the beast that was, and is not, even he is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goeth into perdition.

Weymouth New Testament
And the Wild Beast which once existed but does not now exist--he is an eighth king and yet is one of the seven and he goes his way into perdition.

World English Bible
The beast that was, and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is of the seven; and he goes to destruction.

Young's Literal Translation
and the beast that was, and is not, he also is eighth, and out of the seven he is, and to destruction he doth go away.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
17:7-14 The beast on which the woman sat was, and is not, and yet is. It was a seat of idolatry and persecution, and is not; not in the ancient form, which was pagan: yet it is; it is truly the seat of idolatry and tyranny, though of another sort and form. It would deceive into stupid and blind submission all the inhabitants of the earth within its influence, except the remnant of the elect. This beast was seven heads, seven mountains, the seven hills on which Rome stands; and seven kings, seven sorts of government. Five were gone by when this prophecy was written; one was then in being; the other was yet to come. This beast, directed by the papacy, makes an eighth governor, and sets up idolatry again. It had ten horns, which are said to be ten kings who had as yet no kingdoms; they should not rise up till the Roman empire was broken; but should for a time be very zealous in her interest. Christ must reign till all enemies be put under his feet. The reason of the victory is, that he is the King of kings, and Lord of lords. He has supreme dominion and power over all things; all the powers of earth and hell are subject to his control. His followers are called to this warfare, are fitted for it, and will be faithful in it.
Study Bible
The Mystery Explained
10There are also seven kings. Five are fallen, one is, and the other has not yet come; but when he does come, he must remain for only a little while. 11The beast that was, and now is not, is himself an eighth king. He belongs to the other seven and is going into destruction. 12The ten horns you saw are ten kings who have not yet received a kingdom, but will receive one hour of authority as kings, along with the beast.…
Cross References
Revelation 13:3
One of the heads of the beast appeared to be fatally wounded. But the mortal wound was healed, and the whole world was astonished and followed the beast.

Revelation 13:10
"If anyone is destined for captivity, into captivity he will go; If anyone is to die by the sword, by the sword he must be killed." Here is a call for the perseverance and faith of the saints.

Revelation 13:12
And this beast exercised all the authority of the first beast and caused the earth and those who dwell in it to worship the first beast, whose mortal wound had been healed.

Revelation 17:8
The beast that you saw was, and now is no more, but is about to come up out of the abyss and go to its destruction. And those who dwell on the earth, whose names were not written in the book of life from the foundation of the world, will be astonished when they see the beast that was, and is not, and yet will be.
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