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Psalms 34:8 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Oh taste and see that Jehovah is good: Blessed is the man that taketh refuge in him.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— O taste and see that the LORD [is] good: blessed [is] the man [that] trusteth in him.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— O taste and see that the LORD [is] good: blessed [is] the man [that] trusteth in him.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Taste and see that Jehovah is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him!
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Oh taste and see, that good is Yahweh,—How happy the man who seeketh refuge in him!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Taste ye and see that Jehovah [is] good, O the happiness of the man who trusteth in Him.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— O taste, and see that the Lord is sweet: blessed is the man that hopeth in him.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— O taste and see that the LORD [is] good: blessed [is] the man [that] trusteth in him.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Taste and see that the Lord is good: blessed is the man who hopes in him.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— O taste and see that Yahweh [is] good: blessed [is] the man [that] trusteth in him.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
O taste 2938
{2938} Prime
טָעַם
ta`am
{taw-am'}
A primitive root; to taste; figuratively to perceive.
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
and see 7200
{7200} Prime
רָאָה
ra'ah
{raw-aw'}
A primitive root; to see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitively, intransitively and causatively).
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
that x3588
(3588) Complement
כִּי
kiy
{kee}
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.
Yhw יָהוֶה 3068
{3068} Prime
יְהֹוָה
Y@hovah
{yeh-ho-vaw'}
From H1961; (the) self Existent or eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God.
[is] good: 2896
{2896} Prime
טוֹב
towb
{tobe}
From H2895; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well).
blessed 835
{0835} Prime
אֶשֶׁר
'esher
{eh'-sher}
From H0833; happiness; only in masculine plural construction as interjection, how happy!.
[is] the man 1397
{1397} Prime
גֶּבֶר
geber
{gheh'-ber}
From H1396; properly a valiant man or warrior; generally a person simply.
[that] trusteth 2620
{2620} Prime
חָסַה
chacah
{khaw-saw'}
A primitive root; to flee for protection (compare H0982); figuratively to confide in.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
in him.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Psalms 34:8

_ _ taste and see — try and experience.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 34:1-10.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 34:8

O taste — Make trial, of it by your own experience of it. Good — Merciful and gracious.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
taste:

Psalms 63:5 My soul shall be satisfied as [with] marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise [thee] with joyful lips:
Psalms 119:103 How sweet are thy words unto my taste! [yea, sweeter] than honey to my mouth!
Song of Songs 2:3 As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so [is] my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit [was] sweet to my taste.
Song of Songs 5:1 I am come into my garden, my sister, [my] spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved.
Hebrews 6:4-5 For [it is] impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost, ... And have tasted the good word of God, and the powers of the world to come,
1 Peter 2:2-3 As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: ... If so be ye have tasted that the Lord [is] gracious.
1 John 1:1-3 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life; ... That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that ye also may have fellowship with us: and truly our fellowship [is] with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ.

LORD[YHWH]:

Psalms 36:7 How excellent [is] thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.
Psalms 36:10 O continue thy lovingkindness unto them that know thee; and thy righteousness to the upright in heart.
Psalms 52:1 [[To the chief Musician, Maschil, [A Psalm] of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech.]] Why boastest thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of God [endureth] continually.
Jeremiah 31:14 And I will satiate the soul of the priests with fatness, and my people shall be satisfied with my goodness, saith the LORD.
Zechariah 9:17 For how great [is] his goodness, and how great [is] his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.
1 John 4:7-10 Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God. ... Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son [to be] the propitiation for our sins.

blessed:

Psalms 2:12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish [from] the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed [are] all they that put their trust in him.
Psalms 84:12 O LORD of hosts, blessed [is] the man that trusteth in thee.
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Ps 2:12; 36:7, 10; 52:1; 63:5; 84:12; 119:103. So 2:3; 5:1. Jr 31:14. Zc 9:17. He 6:4. 1P 2:2. 1Jn 1:1; 4:7.

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