Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

New American Standard Bible

For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised;
He also is to be feared above all gods.

King James Version

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

Holman Bible

For the Lord is great and highly praised;
He is feared above all gods.

International Standard Version

because the LORD is great, and he is praised greatly! He is feared above every god.

A Conservative Version

For great is LORD, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

American Standard Version

For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised: He also is to be feared above all gods.

Amplified


For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised;
He is also to be feared [with awe-filled reverence] above all gods.

Bible in Basic English

For the Lord is great, and greatly to be praised; and he is more to be feared than all other gods.

Darby Translation

For Jehovah is great, and exceedingly to be praised; And he is terrible above all gods.

Julia Smith Translation

For great is Jehovah, and greatly praised: and he to be feared above all gods.

King James 2000

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Yahweh [is] great and greatly praised, and he is feared among all gods.

Modern King James verseion

For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For great is the LORD and to be praised exceedingly: and terrible is he above all Gods.

NET Bible

For the Lord is great and certainly worthy of praise, he is more awesome than all gods.

The Emphasized Bible

For great is Yahweh, and worthy to be mightily praised, and to be revered is he above all gods;

Webster

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

World English Bible

For great is Yahweh, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

Youngs Literal Translation

For great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, And fearful He is above all gods.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

is the Lord

Usage: 0

to be praised
הלל 
Halal 
Usage: 165

he also is to be feared
ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 334

Verse Info

Context Readings

David's Psalm Of Thanksgiving

24 Declare his glory among the nations, and his marvelous works among all the peoples. 25 For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods. 26 For all the gods of the peoples are idols, but the LORD made the heavens.



Cross References

Psalm 89:7

a very awesome God in the council of the holy ones, to be feared above all those who are around him?

Psalm 76:7

You, even you, are to be feared. Who can stand in your sight when you are angry?

Psalm 144:3-6

LORD, what is man, that you care for him? Or the son of man, that you think of him?

Exodus 15:11

Who is like you, LORD, among the gods? Who is like you, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?

Psalm 66:3-5

Tell God, "How awesome are your deeds. Through the greatness of your power, your enemies submit themselves to you.

Isaiah 40:12-17

Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and marked off the sky with his span, and calculated the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance?

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear me?' says the LORD 'Won't you tremble at my presence, who have placed the sand for the bound of the sea, by a perpetual decree, that it can't pass it? And though its waves toss themselves, yet they can't prevail; though they roar, yet they can't pass over it.'

Jeremiah 10:6-10

"There is none like you, LORD; you are great, and your name is great in might.

Revelation 15:3-4

They sang the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, "Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God, the Almighty. Righteous and true are your ways, O King eternal.

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