Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

May desert tribes kneel before him
and his enemies lick the dust.

New American Standard Bible

Let the nomads of the desert bow before him, And his enemies lick the dust.

King James Version

They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust.

International Standard Version

May the nomads bow down before him, and his enemies lick the dust.

A Conservative Version

Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust.

American Standard Version

They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; And his enemies shall lick the dust.

Amplified

Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before Him and His enemies shall lick the dust.

Bible in Basic English

Let those who are against him go down before him; and let his haters be low in the dust.

Darby Translation

The dwellers in the desert shall bow before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Those that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust.

Julia Smith Translation

Inhabitants of the desert shall bow before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust

King James 2000

They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Let [the] desert dwellers bow down before him, and his enemies lick the dust.

Modern King James verseion

Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before Him; and His enemies shall lick the dust.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They that dwell in the wilderness shall kneel before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust.

NET Bible

Before him the coastlands will bow down, and his enemies will lick the dust.

New Heart English Bible

Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him. His enemies shall lick the dust.

The Emphasized Bible

Before him, let the men of the desert kneel, But, as for his foes, the dust, let them lick;

Webster

They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust.

World English Bible

Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him. His enemies shall lick the dust.

Youngs Literal Translation

Before him bow do the inhabitants of the dry places, And his enemies lick the dust.

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

A Prayer For The King

8 May he rule from sea to sea
and from the Euphrates
to the ends of the earth.
9 May desert tribes kneel before him
and his enemies lick the dust.
10 May the kings of Tarshish
and the coasts and islands bring tribute,
the kings of Sheba and Seba offer gifts.


Cross References

Isaiah 49:23

Kings will be your foster fathers,
and their queens your nursing mothers.
They will bow down to you
with their faces to the ground,
and lick the dust at your feet.
Then you will know that I am Yahweh;
those who put their hope in Me
will not be put to shame.

Micah 7:17

They will lick the dust like a snake;
they will come trembling out of their hiding places
like reptiles slithering on the ground.
They will tremble in the presence of Yahweh our God;
they will stand in awe of You.

1 Kings 9:18

Baalath, Tamar in the Wilderness of Judah,

1 Kings 9:20-21

As for all the peoples who remained of the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites, who were not Israelites—

Psalm 2:9

You will break them with a rod of iron;
You will shatter them like pottery.”

Psalm 21:8-9

Your hand will capture all your enemies;
your right hand will seize those who hate you.

Psalm 22:29

All who prosper on earth will eat and bow down;
all those who go down to the dust
will kneel before Him—
even the one who cannot preserve his life.

Psalm 110:1

A Davidic psalm.This is the declaration of the Lord
to my Lord:
“Sit at My right hand
until I make Your enemies Your footstool.”

Psalm 110:6

He will judge the nations, heaping up corpses;
He will crush leaders over the entire world.

Isaiah 35:1-2

The wilderness and the dry land will be glad;
the desert will rejoice and blossom like a rose.

Luke 19:27

But bring here these enemies of mine, who did not want me to rule over them, and slaughter them in my presence.’”

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