Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord is high above all nations;
His glory is above the heavens.

King James Version

The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

Holman Bible

Yahweh is exalted above all the nations,
His glory above the heavens.

International Standard Version

The LORD is exalted high above all the nations; his glory beyond the heavens.

American Standard Version

Jehovah is high above all nations, And his glory above the heavens.

Amplified


The Lord is high above all nations,
And His glory above the heavens.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord is high over all nations, and his glory is higher than the heavens.

Darby Translation

Jehovah is high above all nations, his glory above the heavens.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah is high above all nations, his glory above the heavens.

King James 2000

The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh [is] high above all nations; his glory [is] above the heavens.

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah is high above all nations, and His glory above the heavens.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD is high above all heathen, and his glory above the heavens.

NET Bible

The Lord is exalted over all the nations; his splendor reaches beyond the sky.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD is high above all nations, his glory above the heavens.

The Emphasized Bible

High above all nations, is Yahweh, Above the heavens, his glory.

Webster

The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

World English Bible

Yahweh is high above all nations, his glory above the heavens.

Youngs Literal Translation

High above all nations is Jehovah, Above the heavens is his honour.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
is high
רוּם 
Ruwm 
Usage: 189

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

and his glory
כּבד כּבוד 
Kabowd 
Usage: 200

Context Readings

God's Majesty And Care For The Needy

3 From the rising of the sun to the going down of the same LORD's name is to be praised. 4 LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens. 5 Who is like LORD our God who has his seat on high,


Cross References

Psalm 8:1

O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth, who has set thy glory upon the heavens!

Psalm 99:2

LORD is great in Zion, and he is high above all the peoples.

Psalm 97:9

For thou, LORD, are most high above all the earth. Thou are exalted far above all gods.

1 Kings 8:27

But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee. How much less this house that I have built!

Psalm 57:10-11

For thy loving kindness is great to the heavens, and thy truth to the skies.

Psalm 148:13

Let them praise the name of LORD, for his name alone is exalted. His glory is above the earth and the heavens.

Isaiah 40:15

Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket, and are accounted as the small dust of the balance. Behold, he takes up the isles as a very little thing.

Isaiah 40:17

All the nations are as nothing before him. They are accounted by him as less than nothing, and vanity.

Isaiah 40:22

[It is] he who sits above the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers, who stretches out the heavens as a curtain, and spreads them out as a tent to dwell in,

Isaiah 66:1

Thus says LORD, Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. What manner of house will ye build to me, and what place shall be my rest?

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