Psalms 72:9

9 May the desert tribes bow before him and his enemies lick the dust.

Psalms 72:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust.
ESV
9 May desert tribes bow down before him, and his enemies lick the dust!
NLT
9 Desert nomads will bow before him; his enemies will fall before him in the dust.
MSG
9 Foes will fall on their knees before God, his enemies lick the dust.
CSB
9 May desert tribes kneel before him and his enemies lick the dust.

Psalms 72:9 In-Context

7 In his days may the righteous flourish and prosperity abound till the moon is no more.
8 May he rule from sea to sea and from the River to the ends of the earth.
9 May the desert tribes bow before him and his enemies lick the dust.
10 May the kings of Tarshish and of distant shores bring tribute to him. May the kings of Sheba and Seba present him gifts.
11 May all kings bow down to him and all nations serve him.
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