11 Their tombs will remain their housesa forever, their dwellings for endless generations, though they hadb named lands after themselves.

References for Psalms 49:11

    • × 49:11 - Septuagint and Syriac; Hebrew "In their thoughts their houses will remain"
    • Ø 49:11 - Or "generations," / "for they have"
      12 People, despite their wealth, do not endure; they are like the beasts that perish.

      References for Psalms 49:12

      13 This is the fate of those who trust in themselves, and of their followers, who approve their sayings.c

      References for Psalms 49:13

        • Ù 49:13 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 15.
          14 They are like sheep and are destined to die; death will be their shepherd (but the upright will prevail over them in the morning). Their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions.

          References for Psalms 49:14

          15 But God will redeem me from the realm of the dead; he will surely take me to himself.

          References for Psalms 49:15