Zechariah 1:18
New International Version
Then I looked up, and there before me were four horns.

New Living Translation
Then I looked up and saw four animal horns.

English Standard Version
And I lifted my eyes and saw, and behold, four horns!

Berean Study Bible
Then I looked up and saw four horns.

New American Standard Bible
Then I lifted up my eyes and looked, and behold, there were four horns.

King James Bible
Then lifted I up mine eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

Christian Standard Bible
Then I looked up and saw four horns.

Contemporary English Version
Next, I saw four animal horns.

Good News Translation
In another vision I saw four ox horns.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then I looked up and saw four horns.

International Standard Version
Then I looked up and saw four horns.

NET Bible
Once again I looked and this time I saw four horns.

New Heart English Bible
I lifted up my eyes, and saw, and look, four horns.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I looked up and saw four animal horns.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

New American Standard 1977
Then I lifted up my eyes and looked, and behold, there were four horns.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then I lifted up my eyes and saw and behold four horns.

King James 2000 Bible
Then I lifted up my eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

American King James Version
Then lifted I up my eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

American Standard Version
And I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, four horns.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And I said to the angel that spoke with me, What are these things, my lord? And he said to me, These are the horns that have scattered Juda, and Israel, and Jerusalem.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I lifted up my eyes, and saw: and behold four horns.

Darby Bible Translation
And I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

English Revised Version
And I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then I lifted up my eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

World English Bible
I lifted up my eyes, and saw, and behold, four horns.

Young's Literal Translation
And I lift up mine eyes, and look, and lo, four horns.
Study Bible
The Vision of the Horns
18Then I looked up and saw four horns. 19So I asked the angel who was speaking with me, “What are these?” And he told me, “These are the horns that scattered Judah, Israel, and Jerusalem.”…
Cross References
1 Kings 22:11
Now Zedekiah son of Chenaanah had made for himself iron horns and declared, "This is what the LORD says: 'With these you shall gore the Arameans until they are finished off.'"

Zechariah 1:17
Proclaim further: This is what the LORD of Hosts says: 'My cities will again overflow with prosperity; the LORD will again comfort Zion and choose Jerusalem.'"

Zechariah 1:19
So I asked the angel who was speaking with me, "What are these?" And he told me, "These are the horns that scattered Judah, Israel, and Jerusalem."

Zechariah 6:1
And again I lifted up my eyes and saw four chariots coming out from between two mountains--mountains of bronze.

Treasury of Scripture

Then lifted I up my eyes, and saw, and behold four horns.

lifted.

Zechariah 2:1
I lifted up mine eyes again, and looked, and behold a man with a measuring line in his hand.

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

Joshua 5:13
And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, there stood a man over against him with his sword drawn in his hand: and Joshua went unto him, and said unto him, Art thou for us, or for our adversaries?

four.

2 Kings 15:29
In the days of Pekah king of Israel came Tiglathpileser king of Assyria, and took Ijon, and Abelbethmaachah, and Janoah, and Kedesh, and Hazor, and Gilead, and Galilee, all the land of Naphtali, and carried them captive to Assyria.

2 Kings 17:1-6
In the twelfth year of Ahaz king of Judah began Hoshea the son of Elah to reign in Samaria over Israel nine years…

2 Kings 18:9-12
And it came to pass in the fourth year of king Hezekiah, which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria, and besieged it…







Lexicon
Then I looked up
וָאֶשָּׂ֥א (wā·’eś·śā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5375: To lift, carry, take

and saw
וָאֵ֑רֶא (wā·’ê·re)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 7200: To see

four
אַרְבַּ֥ע (’ar·ba‘)
Number - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 702: Four

horns.
קְרָנֽוֹת׃ (qə·rā·nō·wṯ)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7161: A horn, a flask, cornet, an elephant's tooth, a corner, a peak, a ray, power
Verses 18-21. - § 4. The second vision. the four horns and the four craftsmen. Verse 18. - I lifted up mine eyes, and saw. This vision is closely connected with the former. The prophet had been told that the hostile nations should be punished and scattered; he now is shown this threat being executed. Four horns, belching to four beasts but dimly seen or wholly invisible. Horns are symbols of strength and power (comp. Psalm 75:4, 5; Daniel 8:3; Amos 6:13). Here they mean powers hostile to Israel, and the number "four" (the symbol of completeness) points to the four winds from which they come, i.e. from every side. In the Hebrew ch. 2. begins at this verse. 1:18-21 The enemies of the church threaten to cut off the name of Israel. They are horns, emblems of power, strength, and violence. The prophet saw them so formidable that he began to despair of the safety of every good man, and the success of every good work; but the Lord showed him four workmen empowered to cut off these horns. With an eye of sense we see the power of the enemies of the church; look which way we will, the world shows us that; but it is only with an eye of faith that we see it safe. The Lord shows us that. When God has work to do, he will raise up some to do it, and others to defend it, and to protect those employed in doing it. What cause there is to look up in love and praise to the holy and eternal Spirit, who has the same care over the present and eternal interests of believers, by the holy word bringing the church to know the wonderful things of salvation!
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