Read Psalm 48:2 Using Other Translations
Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King.
beautiful in elevation, is the joy of all the earth, Mount Zion, in the far north, the city of the great King.
It is high and magnificent; the whole earth rejoices to see it! Mount Zion, the holy mountain, is the city of the great King!