Parallel Verses

World English Bible

May the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hand;

New American Standard Bible

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth,
And a two-edged sword in their hand,

King James Version

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a twoedged sword in their hand;

Holman Bible

Let the exaltation of God be in their mouths
and a double-edged sword in their hands,

International Standard Version

Let high praises to God be heard in their throats, while they wield two-edged swords in their hands

A Conservative Version

The high praises of God [are] in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand

American Standard Version

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, And a two-edged sword in their hand;

Amplified


Let the high praises of God be in their throats,
And a two-edged sword in their hands,

Bible in Basic English

Let the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hands;

Darby Translation

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand:

Julia Smith Translation

The liftings up of God in their throat, and a sword of two mouths in their hand;

King James 2000

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Let the extolling of God [be] in their throat, and a double-edged sword in their hand,

Modern King James verseion

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let the praises of God be in their mouth, and two-edged swords in their hands,

NET Bible

May they praise God while they hold a two-edged sword in their hand,

New Heart English Bible

May the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hand;

The Emphasized Bible

The high songs of GOD be in their throat, and a two-edged sword in their hand:

Webster

Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand;

Youngs Literal Translation

The exaltation of God is in their throat, And a two-edged sword in their hand.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Let the high
רוממה 
Rowm@mah 
Usage: 0

אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

be in their mouth
גּרן גּרון 
Garown 
Usage: 8

and a twoedged
פּיפיּה 
Piyphiyah 
Usage: 2

חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Praise To God For His Future Judgment

5 Let the saints rejoice in honor. Let them sing for joy on their beds. 6 May the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hand; 7 To execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments on the peoples;


Cross References

Hebrews 4:12

For the word of God is living, and active, and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing even to the dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and is able to discern the thoughts and intentions of the heart.

Revelation 1:16

He had seven stars in his right hand. Out of his mouth proceeded a sharp two-edged sword. His face was like the sun shining at its brightest.

Psalm 66:17

I cried to him with my mouth. He was extolled with my tongue.

Nehemiah 9:5

Then the Levites, Jeshua, and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah, [and] Pethahiah, said, "Stand up and bless Yahweh your God from everlasting to everlasting! Bessed be your glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise!

Psalm 96:4

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

Psalm 115:7

They have hands, but they don't feel. They have feet, but they don't walk, neither do they speak through their throat.

Psalm 145:3-5

Great is Yahweh, and greatly to be praised! His greatness is unsearchable.

Daniel 4:37

Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and extol and honor the King of heaven; for all his works are truth, and his ways justice; and those who walk in pride he is able to abase.

Luke 2:14

"Glory to God in the highest, on earth peace, good will toward men."

Revelation 19:6

I heard something like the voice of a great multitude, and like the voice of many waters, and like the voice of mighty thunders, saying, "Hallelujah! For the Lord our God, the Almighty, reigns!

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