Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Lift up music, and ye shall give the drum, the pleasant harp, with the lyre.

New American Standard Bible

Raise a song, strike the timbrel,
The sweet sounding lyre with the harp.

King James Version

Take a psalm, and bring hither the timbrel, the pleasant harp with the psaltery.

Holman Bible

Lift up a song—play the tambourine,
the melodious lyre, and the harp.

International Standard Version

Sing a song and play the tambourine, the pleasant-sounding lyre along with the harp.

A Conservative Version

Raise a song, and bring here the timbrel, the pleasant harp with the psaltery.

American Standard Version

Raise a song, and bring hither the timbrel, The pleasant harp with the psaltery.

Amplified

Raise a song, sound the timbrel, the sweet lyre with the harp.

Bible in Basic English

Take up the melody, playing on an instrument of music, even on corded instruments.

Darby Translation

Raise a song, and sound the tambour, the pleasant harp with the lute.

King James 2000

Take a psalm, and bring here the timbrel, the pleasant harp with the psaltery.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Lift up a song and strike [the] tambourine, [the] pleasant lyre, together with [the] harp.

Modern King James verseion

Lift up a psalm, and bring the timbrel here, the pleasing lyre and harp.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Take the psalm, bring hither the tabret, the merry harp with the lute.

NET Bible

Sing a song and play the tambourine, the pleasant sounding harp, and the ten-stringed instrument!

New Heart English Bible

Raise a song, and bring here the tambourine, the pleasant lyre with the harp.

The Emphasized Bible

Raise a melody, and strike the timbrel, The lyre so sweet, with the harp:

Webster

Take a psalm, and bring hither the timbrel, the pleasant harp with the psaltery.

World English Bible

Raise a song, and bring here the tambourine, the pleasant lyre with the harp.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lift up a song, and give out a timbrel, A pleasant harp with psaltery.

References

American

Hastings

Context Readings

A Call To Obedience

1 To the overseer upon the stringed instrument; to Asaph. Rejoice ye in God our strength: shout to the God of Jacob. 2 Lift up music, and ye shall give the drum, the pleasant harp, with the lyre. 3 Strike ye the trumpet in the new in the full moon, for the day of our festival.


Cross References

Psalm 92:3

Upon a ten stringed instrument, and upon the lyre; with the murmurs upon the harp.

Exodus 15:20

And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, will take the drum in her hand; and all the women will go forth after her, with drums and with lutes.

Psalm 149:1-3

Praise ye Jah. Sing to Jehovah a new song, his praise in the convocation of his godly ones.

Psalm 95:1-2

Come, we will rejoice to Jehovah: we will shout to the Rock saving us.

Mark 14:26

And having sung, they came out to the mount of Olives.

Ephesians 5:19

Speaking to yourselves on harps, and songs, and spiritual odes, singing and playing on the harp in your heart to the Lord;

Colossians 3:16

Let the word of Christ dwell in, you richly; teaching and reminding one another in all wisdom, playing with harps, and songs, and spiritual odes, with grace singing in your hearts to the Lord.

James 5:13

Does any suffer among you? let him pray. Is any cheerful? let him play on the harp.

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