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Psalm 8:9 DBY

9 Jehovah our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!

Study tools for Psalm 8:9

  • a 8:1 - * See also Ps. 81 and 84. A musical instrument. The word is feminine.
  • b 8:1 - Possibly imperative, it would then read, '... earth! because of which set thou,' &c.
  • c 8:2 - Or 'founded strength;' same word as in Ps. 68.34; 96.6,7; 132.8.
  • d 8:2 - Tzar, the 'adversary' of Christ, or 'oppressor' of the remnant, from within, as Ps. 3.1; 27.2,12.
  • e 8:2 - Oyeb, external 'enemy,' as Ex. 15.9; 23.22; Num. 10.35.
  • f 8:4 - Enosh, 'feeble,' 'mortal man,' man looked at as a race, in contrast with distinguished individuals: see Gen. 4.26; Ps. 144.3.
  • g 8:4 - Adam.
  • h 8:4 - Or 'regardest.'
  • i 8:5 - Or 'some little.'
  • j 8:5 - Elohim: see Ps. 97.7.