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Psalm 9:18 CEB

18 Because the poor won't be forgotten forever, the hope of those who suffer won't be lost for all time.

Study tools for Psalm 9:18

  • a 9:1 - Ps 9 is an alphabetic acrostic poem (cf Ps 119) in Heb, with successive letters of the alphabet beginning every few lines, with only a few exceptions. Only ten letters are found in Ps 9; the sequence may be continued in Ps 10, suggesting that Pss 9–10 are a single poem.
  • b 9:1 - Or <i>Almuth labben</i>; Heb uncertain, perhaps a reference to the melody; cf Pss 46:1; 48:14
  • c 9:16 - Heb uncertain; or <i>recitation </i>(see Pss 1:2; 19:14) or <i>melody </i>(see Ps 92:3).
  • d 9:17 - Heb <i>Sheol</i>