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Psalms 115:15 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Blessed are ye of Jehovah, Who made heaven and earth.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Ye [are] blessed of the LORD which made heaven and earth.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— May you be blessed of the LORD, Maker of heaven and earth.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Ye [are] blessed of the LORD who made heaven and earth.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Ye are blessed of Jehovah, who made the heavens and the earth.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Blessed are ye of Yahweh, who made the heavens and the earth:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Blessed [are] ye of Jehovah, maker of heaven and earth,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Blessed be you of the Lord, who made heaven and earth.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— You [are] blessed of the LORD: which made heauen and earth.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Blessed are ye of the Lord, who made the heaven and the earth.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Ye [are] blessed of Yahweh which made heaven and earth.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Ye x859
(0859) Complement
A primitive pronoun of the second person; thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you.
[are] blessed 1288
{1288} Prime
A primitive root; 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).
<8803> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Passive (See H8815)
Count - 1415
of Yhw יָהוֶה 3068
{3068} Prime
From H1961; (the) self Existent or eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God.
which made 6213
{6213} Prime
A primitive root; to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application.
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
heaven 8064
{8064} Prime
The second form being dual of an unused singular; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve).
and earth. 776
{0776} Prime
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Psalms 115:15-17

_ _ They were not only God’s peculiar people, but as living inhabitants of earth, assigned the work of His praise as monuments of divine power, wisdom, and goodness.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 115:9-18.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Psalms 115:15

Ye [are] blessed of the LORD which (i) made heaven and earth.

(i) And therefore still governs and continues all things in it.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Psalms 3:8 Salvation [belongeth] unto the LORD: thy blessing [is] upon thy people. Selah.
Genesis 14:19 And he blessed him, and said, Blessed [be] Abram of the most high God, possessor of heaven and earth:
Genesis 32:26-29 And he said, Let me go, for the day breaketh. And he said, I will not let thee go, except thou bless me. ... And Jacob asked [him], and said, Tell [me], I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Wherefore [is] it [that] thou dost ask after my name? And he blessed him there.
Ephesians 1:3-4 Blessed [be] the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly [places] in Christ: ... According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
1 Peter 3:9 Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.


Psalms 96:5 For all the gods of the nations [are] idols: but the LORD made the heavens.
Psalms 146:5-6 Happy [is he] that [hath] the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope [is] in the LORD his God: ... Which made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that therein [is]: which keepeth truth for ever:
Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
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Gn 1:1; 14:19; 32:26. Ps 3:8; 96:5; 146:5. Ep 1:3. 1P 3:9.

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