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- Psalm 135:20
KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)
TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT
To get what Psalm 135:20 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity.
“Bless the Lord, O house of Levi: ye that fear the Lord, bless the Lord.”
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Psalm 135:20 Translation & Meaning
What does this verse really mean? Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. Follow the buttons in the right-hand column for detailed definitions and verses that use the same root words. Use this reference information to gain deeper insight into the Bible and enrich your understanding. Information based on Strong's Exhaustive Concordance.
|KJV Verse ||Original Hebrew ||Meaning/ Definition |
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|“Bless” ||בָּרֲכ֣וּ ||To kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason) ||Bless |
|“the Lord,” ||יְהוָ֑ה ||(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God || Lord |
|“O house” ||בֵּ֣ית ||A house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.) ||O house |
|“of Levi:” ||הַ֭לֵּוִי ||Levi, a son of Jacob || Levi |
|“ye that fear” ||יִֽרְאֵ֥י ||Fearing; morally, reverent || fear |
|“the Lord,” ||יְ֝הוָ֗ה ||(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God || Lord |
|“bless” ||בָּרֲכ֥וּ ||To kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason) ||bless |
|“the Lord.” ||יְהוָֽה׃ ||(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God || Lord |
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18 They that make them are like unto them: so is every one that trusteth in them.
19 Bless the Lord, O house of Israel: bless the Lord, O house of Aaron:
20 Bless the Lord, O house of Levi: ye that fear the Lord, bless the Lord.
21 Blessed be the Lord out of Zion, which dwelleth at Jerusalem. Praise ye the Lord.
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