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It is important to note that in interpreting the prophetic symbols listed below we have not

depended on our own whit or wisdom. The interpretation oI these prophetic symbols is derived
exclusively Irom the Bible. We have let the Bible be its own interpreter. This has been the will oI
God; that His people unlock the meaning oI these prophetic symbols by going back to His word.
By doing so, our loving Father has leveled the Iield beIore all His truth seekers, so that no one
would be disadvantaged in the study oI His prophecies.

# Prophetic
Symbol
Symbol Interpretation: Derived From The
Bible
Bible References For
Interpretation
1 Angel A created messenger oI God; or Christ HimselI
as a messenger oI His Father
Hebrews
1:14 ; Galatians
4:14Exodus 23:20-23
2 Ark oI
Testimony
A.K.A. Ark oI His covenant: here is where His
law is kept, and where God dwells over His
mercy seat.
Exodus 25:10-22
3 Babylon Religious conIusion and apostasy Genesis 11:7-
9 ; Revelation 17:1-
5; Revelation 18:2
4 Bear Medo-Persia Daniel 7:5
5 Beast Political kingdom and power Daniel 7:23
6 Binding oI
Satan
Will happen during the Millennium, when Satan
will be prevented Irom tempting people.
Reason: righteous will be in heaven, and the
wicked will be dead. Furthermore, he will be
prevented Irom tempting the other unIallen
worlds. In this sense he will be as one bound
with chains, with nothing to do.
Revelation 20:1-3
7 Blood LiIe Leviticus 17:11;
Deuteronomy 12:23
8 Bottomless
pit
Greek word -:8848: the abode oI Iallen devils.
KJV translates it also as the 59.
Luke 8:30-31,
Revelation 17:8
9 Brass Along with tin, iron, lead, silver dross impure
character.
Ezekiel 22:20-21
10 Bread Word oI God John 6:35, 51, 52, 63
11 Clothing Character Isaiah 64:6, Isaiah 59:6
12 Corrupt
woman
Apostate church Ezekiel 16:15-58; 23:2-
21; Hosea 2:5; Hosea
3:1
13 Crown Final victory over sin I Chronicles 20:2
II Kings 11:12; Ezekiel
21:26, 27; James 1:12;
II Timothy 4:7, 8; I
Corinthians 9:25
14 Cup A measured amount oI judgment and suIIering Psalms 11:6; 75:8,
Isaiah 51:17, 22-23,
Jeremiah 25:15-17,
49:12
15 Day Literal year Ezekiel 4:6; Numbers
14:34
16 Door Probation Luke 13:14,25
17 Dove Holy Spirit Mark 1:10
18 Dragon Satan 30:6;Psalms Isaiah 27:1;
74:13, 14; Revelation
9; Ezekiel 29:3; - 12:7
Jeremiah 51:34
19 Eagle Speed, power, and vision Deuteronomy 28:49;
Habakkuk 1:6-8;
Revelation 12:14
20 Eating the Digesting and assimilating the message Ezekiel 3:1-3; Jeremiah
book 15:16
21 Egypt Symbol oI atheism Exodus 5:2
22 Eyesalve Discernment oI truth to avoid spiritual
blindness
Ephesians 1:17-19;
Psalms 119:18; I John
2:20, 27; John 16:7-13
23 FaithIul
witness
Christ John 18:37; John 3:11;
Revelation 1:5; 3:14;
19:11
24 False prophet Apostate Protestant churches oI America Revelation 16:13, 14;
13:13, 14; 19:20
25 Famine Dearth oI Truth Amos 8:11
26 Feet Your walk Genesis 19:2, Psalm
119:105
27 Field World Matthew 13:38, John
4:35
28 Fig tree A church that should bear Iruit Luke 13:6-9
29 Fire Fire Luke 3:16
30 Forehead The thinking part oI the brain Romans 7:25; Ezekiel
3:8, 9
31 Fornication Unholy alliance between the church and the
world
Ezekiel 16:15, 26; Isaiah
23:17; James 4:4;
Revelation 14:4
32 Four Beasts Highly intelligent heavenly being with special
responsibilities
Revelation 5:8-10,4:6-
9,6:1-7,14:3,15:7,19:4

33 Four corners
oI earth
The Iour geographic pointers oI the compass:
north, south, east, and west
Jeremiah 49:36
34 Fruit Works Galatians 5:22
35 Garments His robe oI righteousness Gen. 35:2; Isaiah 52:1;
61:10; Zechariah 3:3-5;
Romans 13:14
36 Goat Greece Daniel 8:21
37 Gold Pure and precious character Isaiah 13:12
38 Hand Works or actions Ecclesiastes 9:10
39 Harlot Apostate church or religion Isaiah 1:21-27; Jeremiah
3:1-3; 6-9
40 Harvest End oI the world Matthew 13:39
41 Heads
(seven)
Seven popes/king who would ruled Irom 1929,
when papacy became and independent
kingdom, with pope as absolute in monarch oI
the Vatican City State. Benedict XVI is seventh.
Next and last pope will be a devil
impersonating John Paul II.
Revelation 17:3, 9, 10
42 Hidden
Manna
Christ John 6:49,50,53,
Matthew 13:44
43 Honey Happy liIe Ezekiel 20:6,
Deuteronomy 8:8-9
44 Horn King or kingdom Psalms 89:17, 24;
Daniel 8:5, 21, 22
45 Horse Strength and Power in Battle Job 39:19, Psalms
147:10, Proverbs 21:31
46 Image A look alike Exodus 20:4; Gen. 1:26;
5:3; Deuteronomy 4:25;
Romans 8:29
47 Incense Prayers oI God's people Psalms 141:2;
Revelation 5:8; 8:3, 4
48 Israel God's proIessed church Romans 9:6-8; Romans
2:28, 29; Galatians 3:29
49 Jezebel Sensuality, immorality, and apostasy I Kings 21:25; II Kings
9:22
50 Key oI David Power to open & close the sanctuary Revelation 3:7, 8; Isaiah
22:22
51 Keys Domain oI control and authority Isaiah 22:22; Matthew
16:19

52 Lamb Jesus the sacriIicial lamb oI God John 1:29; I Corinthians
5:7; Genesis 22:7, 8
53 Lamb's wiIe New Jerusalem Revelation 19:7-9; 21:2,
9, 10

54 Lamp The written Word oI God Psalm 119:105
55 Lion Strength/Jesus Christ Genesis 49:9;
Revelation 5:4-9;
Psalms 7:2
56 Locusts Destructive powers Joel 1:4; Deuteronomy
28:38
57 Lord's Day The seventh-day oI the week |the Sabbath| Isaiah 58:13; Matthew
12:8; Exodus 20:10
58 Mark Mark oI approval or disapproval Romans 4:11;
Revelation 7:2, 3;
Ezekiel 9:4
59 Measuring God's law Revelation 11:1; James
2:10-12; Ecclesiastes
Rod 12:13, 14
60 Merchants Supporters oI Babylon's erroneous teachings 15; Nahum - Isaiah 47:11
3:16; Revelation 18:3,
11, 15, 23
61 Morning Star Jesus Revelation 22:16
62 Mystery oI
God
His gospel Ephesians 1:9, 10; 3:9;
6:19; Colossians 1:26,
27
63 New
Jerusalem
The capital oI heaven Revelation 3:12; 21:2

64 Oil Holy Spirit Zechariah 4:2-6;
Revelation 4:5
65 Rainbow Sign oI covenant keeping Genesis 9:11-17
66 Ram Medo-Persia Daniel 8:20
67 Reapers Angels Matthew 13:39
68 Red Corruption Revelation 17:1-4
69 Rock Jesus or the truth 1 Corinthians 10:4;
Isaiah 8:13, 14; Romans
9:33; Matthew 7:24
70 Ring Authority Genesis 41:42-43,
Esther 3:10-11
71 Scarlet Sin Isaiah 1:18; Nahum 2:3
72 Seal A synonym oI mark. Seal and mark mean same
thing
Romans 4:11;
Revelation 7:2, 3;
Ezekiel 9:4
73 Second Lake oI Iire Revelation 21:8; 20:14
Death
74 Seed May mean descendents or Jesus Romans 9:8, Galatians
3:16
75 Serpent Satan Revelation 12:7-9;
Revelation 20:2
76 Seven
Candlesticks
Seven Candlesticks in Holy Place oI Sanctuary Exodus 25:31-40
77 Seven Heads See 41 above Revelation 17:9, 10
78 Seven Lamps Jesus or the Word oI God John 9:5; John 1:9;
Psalms 119:105;
Revelation 4:5 Matthew
13:39; Revelation 14:14
79 Sickle A symbol oI harvest or the end oI the world Matthew 13:39;
Revelation 14:14
80 Sodom Moral depravity Ezekiel 16:46-55;
Jeremiah 23:14; Genesis
19:4-14
81 Stars Angels Revelation 1:16, 20;
12:4, 7-9; Job 38:7
82 Sun Jesus and the gospel John 9:5; Psalms 84:11;
Malachi 4:2; Matthew
17:2; John 8:12

83 Sword Destruction and war Isaiah 3:25; 13:15; Acts
12:1, 2; Jeremiah 48:2
84 Testimony oI
Jesus
The spirit oI the prophecy giIt 8evelaLlon 1910 229 l
CorlnLhlans 132

85 ThieI The surprise nature oI Jesus' Second Coming I Thessalonians 5:2; II
Peter 3:10
86 Thorns Cares oI the earthly liIe Mark 4:18-19
87 Time 360 days Daniel 4:16, 23, 25, 32;
7:25; Daniel 11:13
88 Times 720 days Daniel 7:25, Revelation
12:6,14, 13:5
89 Torment Trial and testing I Corinthians 3:13;
Hebrews 12:29; Isaiah
33:14

90 Tree Can mean cross or people Deuteronomy 21:22-23,
Psalm 92:12, 37:35
91 Twenty-Iour
Elders
Twenty Iour who were resurrected with Christ
and went up to heaven with him
Revelation 5:9, 10; 4:4;
7:9-14
92 Two-edged
Sword
His written Word Ephesians 6:17;
Hebrews 4:12; Matthew
10:34; Isaiah 49:2

93 Two
Witnesses
Old and New Testament John 5:39; Zechariah
4:1-14; Psalms 119:105,
130; John 12:48
94 Waters Highly populated area oI land Revelation 17:15
95 White Purity Psalms 51:7 ; Isaiah
1:18
96 White Robes PerIection oI character and righteousness Isaiah 61:10; Revelation
3:5; 19:8; Zechariah
velation 7:14; 5; Re - 3:1
Galatians 3:27
97 Winds Strive, commotion, and war Jeremiah 4:11-13,25:31-
33; 49:36,37
Zechariah 7:14
98 Wine False teachings and doctrines Jeremiah 25:15-18; 51:7
99 Wings Speed Habakkuk 1:6-
8,Jeremiah 4:13,Exodus
19:4

100 WolI Enemies that prey on victims when least
expected
Matthew 7:15
101 Woman
(pure)
A pure and righteous church Jeremiah 6:2; Isaiah
51:16; II Corinthians
35 - 11:2; Ephesians 5:22
102 Woman
(impure)
An impure and apostate church 21; - Ezekiel 23:2
Revelation 14:4; Hosea
2:5; Hosea 3:1; Ezekiel
58 - 16:15
103 Wrath oI
God
Seven last plagues Revelation 15:1