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- Psalm 91:8
KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)
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“Only with thine eyes shalt thou behold and see the reward of the wicked.”
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Psalm 91:8 Translation & Meaning
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|KJV Verse ||Original Hebrew ||Meaning/ Definition |
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|“Only” ||רַ֭ק ||Properly, leanness, i.e., (figuratively) limitation; only adverbial, merely, or conjunctional, although ||Only |
|“with thine eyes” ||בְּעֵינֶ֣יךָ ||An eye (literally or figuratively); by analogy, a fountain (as the eye of the landscape) || thine eyes |
|“shalt thou behold” ||תַבִּ֑יט ||To scan, i.e., look intently at; by implication, to regard with pleasure, favor or care || behold |
|“and see” ||תִּרְאֶֽה׃ ||To see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitive, intransitive and causative) || see |
|“the reward” ||וְשִׁלֻּמַ֖ת ||Retribution || reward |
|“of the wicked.” ||רְשָׁעִ֣ים ||Morally wrong; concretely, an (actively) bad person || wicked |
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6 Nor for the pestilence that walketh in darkness; nor for the destruction that wasteth at noonday.
7 A thousand shall fall at thy side, and ten thousand at thy right hand; but it shall not come nigh thee.
8 Only with thine eyes shalt thou behold and see the reward of the wicked.
9 Because thou hast made the Lord, which is my refuge, even the most High, thy habitation;
10 There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling.
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