Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

He will cut off the spirit of rulers. He is fearful to the kings of the earth.

New American Standard Bible

He will cut off the spirit of princes;
He is feared by the kings of the earth.

King James Version

He shall cut off the spirit of princes: he is terrible to the kings of the earth.

Holman Bible

He humbles the spirit of leaders;
He is feared by the kings of the earth.

International Standard Version

He will humble the arrogant commanders-in-chief, instilling fear among the kings of the earth. To the director: To Jeduthun. A psalm of Asaph.

American Standard Version

He will cut off the spirit of princes: He is terrible to the kings of the earth.

Amplified


He will cut off the spirit of princes;
He is awesome and feared by the kings of the earth.

Bible in Basic English

He puts an end to the wrath of rulers; he is feared by the kings of the earth.

Darby Translation

He cutteth off the spirit of princes; he is terrible to the kings of the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

He will cut off the spirit of leaders, being terrible to the kings of the earth.

King James 2000

He shall cut off the spirit of princes: he is fearful to the kings of the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He cuts off [the] spirit of leaders. [He is to be] feared by [the] kings of [the] earth.

Modern King James verseion

He shall cut off the spirit in princes; He is feared by the kings of the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Which taketh away the breath of princes, and is wonderful among the kings of the earth.

NET Bible

He humbles princes; the kings of the earth regard him as awesome.

New Heart English Bible

He humbles the spirit of princes. He is feared by the kings of the earth.

The Emphasized Bible

He cutteth off the spirit of nobles, he is of reverend majesty to the kings of the earth.

Webster

He shall cut off the spirit of princes: he is terrible to the kings of the earth.

World English Bible

He will cut off the spirit of princes. He is feared by the kings of the earth. For the Chief Musician. To Jeduthun. A Psalm by Asaph.

Youngs Literal Translation

He doth gather the spirit of leaders, Fearful to the kings of earth!

References

Fausets

Watsons

War

Context Readings

God, The Powerful Judge

11 Vow, and pay to LORD your God. Let all who are round about him bring presents to him who ought to be feared. 12 He will cut off the spirit of rulers. He is fearful to the kings of the earth.


Cross References

Joshua 5:1

And it came to pass, when all the kings of the Amorites, who were beyond the Jordan westward, and all the kings of the Canaanites, who were by the sea, heard how that LORD had dried up the waters of the Jordan from before the sons

2 Chronicles 32:21

And LORD sent a [heavenly] agent who cut off all the mighty men of valor, and the leaders and captains, in the camp of the king of Assyria. So he returned with shame of face to his own land. And when he came into the house of his g

Psalm 2:5

Then he will speak to them in his wrath, and vex them in his great displeasure.

Psalm 2:10

Now therefore be wise, O ye kings. Be instructed, ye judges of the earth.

Psalm 47:2

For LORD Most High is awesome. He is a great King over all the earth.

Psalm 48:4-6

For, lo, the kings assembled themselves. They passed by together.

Psalm 68:12

Kings of armies fled quickly, and she who remained at home divided the spoil.

Psalm 68:35

O God, awesome out of thy holy places, the God of Israel, he gives strength and power to [his] people. Blessed be God.

Isaiah 13:6-8

Wail ye, for the day of LORD is at hand. It shall come as destruction from the Almighty.

Isaiah 24:21

And it shall come to pass in that day, that LORD will punish the host of the high ones on high, and the kings of the earth upon the earth.

Zephaniah 3:6

I have cut off nations. Their battlements are desolate. I have made their streets waste, so that none passes by. Their cities are destroyed, so that there is no man, so that there is no inhabitant.

Revelation 6:15

And the kings of the earth, and the rulers, and the chief captains, and the rich, and the strong, and every bondman and freeman, hid themselves in the caves and in the rocks of the mountains.

Revelation 19:17-21

And I saw one agent having stood in the sun, and he cried out in a great voice, saying to all the birds flying in mid-heaven, Come, gather together to the great supper of God,

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