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Psalm 87:4 NIV

4 “I will record Rahaba and Babylon among those who acknowledge me— Philistia too, and Tyre, along with Cushb — and will say, ‘This one was born in Zion.’ ”c

References for Psalms 87:4

    • Ł 87:4 - A poetic name for Egypt
    • ł 87:4 - That is, the upper Nile region
    • Ń 87:4 - Or "“I will record concerning those who acknowledge me:" / "‘This one was born in Zion.’" / "Hear this, Rahab and Babylon," / "and you too, Philistia, Tyre and Cush.”"

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      • a 87:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 6.
      • b 87:4 - A poetic name for Egypt
      • c 87:4 - That is, the upper Nile region
      • d 87:4 - Or "“I will record concerning those who acknowledge me:" / "‘This one was born in Zion.’" / "Hear this, Rahab and Babylon," / "and you too, Philistia, Tyre and Cush.”"