Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

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.

A Conservative Version

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

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 pride and fury] of princes; He is terrible to the [ungodly] 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 unto the LORD your God: let all that be round about him bring presents unto him that ought to be feared. 12 He shall cut off the spirit of princes: he is terrible to the kings of the earth.


Cross References

Joshua 5:1

And it came to pass, when all the kings of the Amorites, which were on the side of Jordan westward, and all the kings of the Canaanites, which were by the sea, heard that the LORD had dried up the waters of Jordan from before the children of Israel, until we were passed over, that their heart melted, neither was there spirit in them any more, because of the children of Israel.

2 Chronicles 32:21

And the LORD sent an angel, which cut off all the mighty men of valour, 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 was come into the house of his god, they that came forth of his own bowels slew him there with the sword.

Psalm 2:5

Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath, and vex them in his sore displeasure.

Psalm 2:10

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

Psalm 47:2

For the LORD most high is terrible; he is a great King over all the earth.

Psalm 48:4-6

For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together.

Psalm 68:12

Kings of armies did flee apace: and she that tarried at home divided the spoil.

Psalm 68:35

O God, thou art terrible out of thy holy places: the God of Israel is he that giveth strength and power unto his people. Blessed be God.

Isaiah 13:6-8

Howl ye; for the day of the LORD is at hand; it shall come as a destruction from the Almighty.

Isaiah 24:21

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

Zephaniah 3:6

I have cut off the nations: their towers are desolate; I made their streets waste, that none passeth by: their cities are destroyed, so that there is no man, that there is none inhabitant.

Revelation 6:15

And the kings of the earth, and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of the mountains;

Revelation 19:17-21

And I saw an angel standing in the sun; and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the fowls that fly in the midst of heaven, Come and gather yourselves together unto the supper of the great God;

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