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Zechariah 6:3

    Zechariah 6:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot grisled and bay horses.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot spotted and bay horses.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot grizzled strong horses.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And in the third, white horses; and in the fourth, horses of mixed colour.

    Webster's Revision

    and in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot grizzled strong horses.

    World English Bible

    in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot dappled horses, all of them powerful.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and in the third chariot white horses; and in the fourth chariot grisled bay horses.

    Definitions for Zechariah 6:3

    Bay - A reddish-brown color.
    Grisled - Spotted; speckled.

    Clarke's Commentary on Zechariah 6:3

    The third chariot white horses - The empire of the Greeks, founded by Alexander the Great, which destroyed the empire of the Persians.

    The fourth chariot grisled and bay horses - That is party-coloured horses, or with horses, some grisled and some bay. The empire of the Romans or of the Greeks. The Greeks divided after the death of Alexander; one part pointing out the Lagidae, who attacked and subdued Egypt; and the other, the seleucidae, who subdued Syria under Seleucus.

    Wesley's Notes on Zechariah 6:3

    6:3 White horses - Signifying joyful and prosperous affairs, chap. 1:8. Grisled - A mixt state of affairs.