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In Daniel 7, the Ancient of Days is identified. I assume that this is referring to G-d Himself. Then, "one like a man" approaches the Ancient of Days, and to this one is given "a dominion and glory and a kingdom" and all the world will serve him. Indeed, his dominion will be "an eternal dominion".

I saw in the visions of the night, and behold with the clouds of the heaven, one like a man was coming, and he came up to the Ancient of Days and was brought before Him. And He gave him dominion and glory and a kingdom, and all peoples, nations, and tongues shall serve him; his dominion is an eternal dominion, which will not be removed, and his kingdom is one which will not be destroyed. Daniel 7:13-14

What interpretations are given for who this "one like a man" is?

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Hi Narnian, welcome to Mi Yodeya! Thanks for the question –  Double AA Oct 17 '13 at 20:46
@DoubleAA Thanks! Very interesting questions and answers on this site! –  Narnian Oct 17 '13 at 20:47
If you look at that link, but like this, Rashi says this is Moshiach: chabad.org/library/bible_cdo/aid/16490#showrashi=true&v=13 –  Yishai Oct 17 '13 at 21:12
@Yishai Thank you. I saw that, (after I finally saw the show/hide on the page), but was wondering if there were any more specific interpretations about this. The Moshiach is a man, I presume, but it seems that what he receives is a pretty amazing gift. –  Narnian Oct 17 '13 at 21:38

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