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Psalms 119:66 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Teach me good judgment and knowledge; For I have believed in thy commandments.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Teach me good judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Teach me good discernment and knowledge, For I believe in Your commandments.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Teach me good judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Teach me good discernment and knowledge; for I have believed in thy commandments.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Good judgment and knowledge, teach thou me, For, in thy commandments, have I trusted.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— The goodness of reason and knowledge teach me, For in Thy commands I have believed.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Teach me goodness and discipline and knowledge; for I have believed thy commandments.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Teach me good iudgement and knowledge: for I haue beleeued thy commandements.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Teach me kindness, and instruction, and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Teach me good judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Teach 3925
{3925} Prime
A primitive root; properly to goad, that is, (by implication) to teach (the rod being an Oriental incentive).
<8761> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 446
me good 2898
{2898} Prime
From H2895; good (as a noun), in the widest sense, especially goodness (superlatively concrete, the best), beauty, gladness, welfare.
judgment 2940
{2940} Prime
From H2938; properly a taste, that is, (figuratively) perception; by implication intelligence; transitively a mandate.
and knowledge: 1847
{1847} Prime
From H3045; knowledge.
for x3588
(3588) Complement
A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
I have believed 539
{0539} Prime
A primitive root; properly to build up or support; to foster as a parent or nurse; figuratively to render (or be) firm or faithful, to trust or believe, to be permanent or quiet; morally to be true or certain; once (in Isaiah 30:21; by interchange for H0541) to go to the right hand.
<8689> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2675
thy commandments. 4687
{4687} Prime
From H6680; a command, whether human or divine (collectively the Law).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 119:65-67.

Psalms 119:66

_ _ Teach me good judgment and knowledge — namely, in Thy word (so as to fathom its deep spirituality); for the corresponding expression (Psalms 119:12, Psalms 119:64, Psalms 119:68), is, “Teach me Thy statutes.”

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 119:65-66.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 119:66

Judgment — Whereby I may rightly discern between truth and falsehood. Knowledge — A spiritual experimental knowledge.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Teach me:

Psalms 119:34 Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with [my] whole heart.
Psalms 72:1-2 [[[A Psalm] for Solomon.]] Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son. ... He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment.
1 Kings 3:9 Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?
1 Kings 3:28 And all Israel heard of the judgment which the king had judged; and they feared the king: for they saw that the wisdom of God [was] in him, to do judgment.
Proverbs 2:1-9 My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee; ... Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; [yea], every good path.
Proverbs 8:20 I lead in the way of righteousness, in the midst of the paths of judgment:
Isaiah 11:2-4 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD; ... But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
Judges 3:15 But when the children of Israel cried unto the LORD, the LORD raised them up a deliverer, Ehud the son of Gera, a Benjamite, a man lefthanded: and by him the children of Israel sent a present unto Eglon the king of Moab.
Matthew 13:11 He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.
Philippians 1:9 And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and [in] all judgment;
James 3:13-18 Who [is] a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him shew out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom. ... And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them that make peace.

I Have:

Psalms 119:128 Therefore I esteem all [thy] precepts [concerning] all [things to be] right; [and] I hate every false way.
Psalms 119:160 Thy word [is] true [from] the beginning: and every one of thy righteous judgments [endureth] for ever.
Psalms 119:172 My tongue shall speak of thy word: for all thy commandments [are] righteousness.
Nehemiah 9:13-14 Thou camest down also upon mount Sinai, and spakest with them from heaven, and gavest them right judgments, and true laws, good statutes and commandments: ... And madest known unto them thy holy sabbath, and commandedst them precepts, statutes, and laws, by the hand of Moses thy servant:
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Jg 3:15. 1K 3:9, 28. Ne 9:13. Ps 72:1; 119:34, 128, 160, 172. Pv 2:1; 8:20. Is 11:2. Mt 13:11. Php 1:9. Jm 3:13.

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