Parallel Verses

NET Bible

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

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.

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 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.

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 Make vows to the Lord your God and repay them! Let all those who surround him bring tribute to the awesome one! 12 He humbles princes; the kings of the earth regard him as awesome.


Cross References

Joshua 5:1

When all the Amorite kings on the west side of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the seacoast heard how the Lord had dried up the water of the Jordan before the Israelites while they crossed, they lost their courage and could not even breathe for fear of the Israelites.

2 Chronicles 32:21

The Lord sent a messenger and he wiped out all the soldiers, princes, and officers in the army of the king of Assyria. So Sennacherib returned home humiliated. When he entered the temple of his god, some of his own sons struck him down with the sword.

Psalm 2:5

Then he angrily speaks to them and terrifies them in his rage, saying,

Psalm 2:10

So now, you kings, do what is wise; you rulers of the earth, submit to correction!

Psalm 47:2

For the sovereign Lord is awe-inspiring; he is the great king who rules the whole earth!

Psalm 48:4-6

For look, the kings assemble; they advance together.

Psalm 68:12

Kings leading armies run away -- they run away! The lovely lady of the house divides up the loot.

Psalm 68:35

You are awe-inspiring, O God, as you emerge from your holy temple! It is the God of Israel who gives the people power and strength. God deserves praise!

Isaiah 13:6-8

Wail, for the Lord's day of judgment is near; it comes with all the destructive power of the sovereign judge.

Isaiah 24:21

At that time the Lord will punish the heavenly forces in the heavens and the earthly kings on the earth.

Zephaniah 3:6

"I destroyed nations; their walled cities are in ruins. I turned their streets into ruins; no one passes through them. Their cities are desolate; no one lives there.

Revelation 6:15

Then the kings of the earth, the very important people, the generals, the rich, the powerful, and everyone, slave and free, hid themselves in the caves and among the rocks of the mountains.

Revelation 19:17-21

Then I saw one angel standing in the sun, and he shouted in a loud voice to all the birds flying high in the sky: "Come, gather around for the great banquet of God,

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