A primitive root; to stand
, in various relations (literally and figuratively, intransitively and transitively).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
From an unused root meaning to be hot
; a day
(as the warm
hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
according to thine ordinances:
; properly a verdict
(favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence
or formal decree (human or (particularly) divine law
, individual or collectively), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly justice
, including a particular right
, or privilege
(statutory or customary), or even a style
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.
; properly the whole
; hence all
(in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
] thy servants.
; a servant
_ _ They the heaven (Psalms 119:89) and the earth (Psalms 119:90). Hengstenberg translates, “They stand for thy judgment,” that is, ready, as obedient servants, to execute them. The usage of this Psalm favors this view. But see Jeremiah 33:25.
They The heaven and the earth. Ordinances As thou hast appointed. For All things are subject to thy power and pleasure.
They (b) continue this day according to thine ordinances: for all [are] thy servants.
(b) Seeing the earth and all creatures remain in that estate in which you have created them, much more your truth remains constant and unchangeable.
- They continue this:
Psalms 148:5-6 Let them praise the name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created. ... He hath also stablished them for ever and ever: he hath made a decree which shall not pass.
Genesis 8:22 While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
Isaiah 48:13 Mine hand also hath laid the foundation of the earth, and my right hand hath spanned the heavens: [when] I call unto them, they stand up together.
Jeremiah 33:25 Thus saith the LORD; If my covenant [be] not with day and night, [and if] I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;
- all are:
Deuteronomy 4:19 And lest thou lift up thine eyes unto heaven, and when thou seest the sun, and the moon, and the stars, [even] all the host of heaven, shouldest be driven to worship them, and serve them, which the LORD thy God hath divided unto all nations under the whole heaven.
Joshua 10:12-13 Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. ... And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon their enemies. [Is] not this written in the book of Jasher? So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.
Judges 5:20 They fought from heaven; the stars in their courses fought against Sisera.
Matthew 5:45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
Matthew 8:9 For I am a man under authority, having soldiers under me: and I say to this [man], Go, and he goeth; and to another, Come, and he cometh; and to my servant, Do this, and he doeth [it].
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