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Psalm 16:1 DBY

1 {Michtam of David.} Preserve me, O God: for I trust in thee.

Study tools for Psalm 16:1

  • a 16:3 - Kadoshim: plural of Kadosh, which is used of God in Ps. 22.3; 71.22; 78.41; 89.18; 99.3,5; Hab. 1.12, &c., and is translated 'holy' -- 'holy one.' It is used of 'Aaron,' Ps. 106.16.
  • b 16:5 - Or 'mine assigned portion.'
  • c 16:6 - Or 'portions:' see Josh. 17.5,14.
  • d 16:6 - See Mic. 2.5.
  • e 16:9 - Or 'honour.' In Acts 2.26, 'tongue,' from the LXX. But see Gen. 49.6. It may be taken as a synonym of 'soul:' see Ps. 7.5.
  • f 16:9 - Or 'shall rest in safety,' as Ps. 4.8.
  • g 16:10 - See Notes to Ps. 6.5 and Matt. 11.23.
  • h 16:10 - Or 'gracious one,' chasid: see Notes to Ps. 4.3; 30.4.