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- Psalm 85:9
KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)
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“Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.”
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Psalm 85:9 Translation & Meaning
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|KJV Verse ||Original Hebrew ||Meaning/ Definition |
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|“Surely” ||אַ֤ךְ ||A particle of affirmation, surely; hence (by limitation) only ||Surely |
|“his salvation” ||יִשְׁע֑וֹ ||Liberty, deliverance, prosperity || salvation |
|“is” || ||(No Hebrew definition. English implied.) || |
|“nigh” ||קָר֣וֹב ||Near (in place, kindred or time) ||nigh |
|“them that fear” ||לִירֵאָ֣יו ||Fearing; morally, reverent || fear |
|“him; that glory” ||כָּב֣וֹד ||Properly, weight, but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor or copiousness || glory |
|“may dwell” ||לִשְׁכֹּ֖ן ||To reside or permanently stay (literally or figuratively) || dwell |
|“in our land.” ||בְּאַרְצֵֽנוּ׃ ||The earth (at large, or partitively a land) || land |
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7 Shew us thy mercy, O Lord, and grant us thy salvation.
8 I will hear what God the Lord will speak: for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his saints: but let them not turn again to folly.
9 Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.
10 Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
11 Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven.
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