Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Praise ye Jehovah; for Jehovah is good: Sing praises unto his name; for it is pleasant.

New American Standard Bible

Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good;
Sing praises to His name, for it is lovely.

King James Version

Praise the LORD; for the LORD is good: sing praises unto his name; for it is pleasant.

Holman Bible

Praise Yahweh, for Yahweh is good;
sing praise to His name, for it is delightful.

International Standard Version

Praise the LORD, because the LORD is good; Sing to his name, for he is gracious.

A Conservative Version

Praise ye LORD, for LORD is good. Sing praises to his name, for it is pleasant.

Amplified


Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good;
Sing praises to His name, for it is gracious and lovely.

Bible in Basic English

Give praise to Jah, for he is good: make melody to his name, for it is pleasing.

Darby Translation

Praise ye Jah; for Jehovah is good: sing psalms unto his name; for it is pleasant.

Julia Smith Translation

Praise ye Jah; for Jehovah is good: play on the harp to his name, for it is pleasant

King James 2000

Praise the LORD; for the LORD is good: sing praises unto his name; for it is pleasant.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Praise Yah, for Yahweh [is] good. Sing praises concerning his name, for [it is] pleasant.

Modern King James verseion

praise Jehovah; for Jehovah is good; sing praises to His name, for it is full of delight.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O praise the LORD, for the LORD is gracious; O sing praises unto his name, for it is lovely.

NET Bible

Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good! Sing praises to his name, for it is pleasant!

New Heart English Bible

Praise the LORD, for the LORD is good. Sing praises to his name, for that is pleasant.

The Emphasized Bible

Praise ye Yah, For good is Yahweh, Sing praises to his Name, For it is full of delight;

Webster

Praise the LORD; for the LORD is good; sing praises to his name; for it is pleasant.

World English Bible

Praise Yah, for Yahweh is good. Sing praises to his name, for that is pleasant.

Youngs Literal Translation

Praise ye Jah! for Jehovah is good, Sing praise to His name, for it is pleasant.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the Lord
יהּ 
Yahh 
Usage: 49

for the Lord

Usage: 0

זמר 
Zamar 
Usage: 46

שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Praise To God For His Power And Redemption

2 Ye that stand in the house of Jehovah, In the courts of the house of our God. 3 Praise ye Jehovah; for Jehovah is good: Sing praises unto his name; for it is pleasant. 4 For Jehovah hath chosen Jacob unto himself, And Israel for his own possession.


Cross References

Psalm 147:1

Praise ye Jehovah; For it is good to sing praises unto our God; For it is pleasant, and praise is comely.

Psalm 119:68

Thou art good, and doest good; Teach me thy statutes.

Psalm 33:1

Rejoice in Jehovah, O ye righteous: Praise is comely for the upright.

Psalm 63:5

My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; And my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips;

Psalm 92:1-2

It is a good thing to give thanks unto Jehovah, And to sing praises unto thy name, O Most High;

Psalm 100:5

For Jehovah is good; his lovingkindness endureth for ever, And his faithfulness unto all generations.

Psalm 106:1

Praise ye Jehovah. Oh give thanks unto Jehovah; for he is good; For his lovingkindness endureth forever.

Psalm 107:1

O give thanks unto Jehovah; For he is good; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever.

Psalm 118:1

Oh give thanks unto Jehovah; for he is good; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever.

Psalm 136:1

Oh give thanks unto Jehovah; for he is good; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever.

Psalm 145:7-8

They shall utter the memory of thy great goodness, And shall sing of thy righteousness.

Matthew 19:17

And he said unto him, Why askest thou me concerning that which is good? One there is who is good: but if thou wouldest enter into life, keep the commandments.

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