1:16 The appearance of the wheels and their construction 1 was like gleaming jasper, 2 and all four wheels looked alike. Their structure was like a wheel within a wheel. 3
[1:16] 3 tn Or “like a wheel at right angles to another wheel.” Some envision concentric wheels here, while others propose “a globe-like structure in which two wheels stand at right angles” (L. C. Allen, Ezekiel [WBC], 1:33-34). The description given in v. 17 favors the latter idea.