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Psalms 37:24 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down; For Jehovah upholdeth him with his hand.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth [him with] his hand.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Though he should fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth [him with] his hand.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down, for Jehovah upholdeth his hand.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Though he fall, he shall not be hurled headlong, For, Yahweh, is holding his hand.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— When he falleth, he is not cast down, For Jehovah is sustaining his hand.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— When he shall fall he shall not be bruised, for the Lord putteth his hand under him.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Though hee fall, he shall not be vtterly cast downe: for the LORD vpholdeth [him] with his hand.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— When he falls, he shall not be ruined: for the Lord supports his hand.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for Yahweh upholdeth [him with] his hand.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Though 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.
he fall, 5307
{5307} Prime
נָפַל
naphal
{naw-fal'}
A primitive root; to fall, in a great variety of applications (intransitively or causatively, literally or figuratively).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
he shall not x3808
(3808) Complement
לֹא
lo'
{lo}
lo; a primitive particle; not (the simple or abstract negation); by implication no; often used with other particles.
be utterly cast down: 2904
{2904} Prime
טוּל
tuwl
{tool}
A primitive root; to pitch over or reel; hence (transitively) to cast down or out.
z8714
<8714> Grammar
Stem - Hophal (See H8825)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 178
for 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.
upholdeth 5564
{5564} Prime
סָמַךְ
camak
{saw-mak'}
A primitive root; to prop (literally or figuratively); reflexively to lean upon or take hold of (in a favorable or unfavorable sense).
z8802
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
[him with] his hand. 3027
{3027} Prime
יָד
yad
{yawd}
A primitive word; a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.), in distinction from H3709, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 37:23-24.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 37:21-33.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 37:24

Fall — Into trouble.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Psalms 37:24

Though he (q) fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth [him with] his hand.

(q) When God exercises his faith with various temptations.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Though:

Psalms 34:19-20 Many [are] the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all. ... He keepeth all his bones: not one of them is broken.
Psalms 40:2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, [and] established my goings.
Psalms 91:12 They shall bear thee up in [their] hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.
Psalms 94:18 When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.
Psalms 145:14 The LORD upholdeth all that fall, and raiseth up all [those that be] bowed down.
Proverbs 24:16 For a just [man] falleth seven times, and riseth up again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief.
Micah 7:7-8 Therefore I will look unto the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me. ... Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the LORD [shall be] a light unto me.
Luke 2:34 And Simeon blessed them, and said unto Mary his mother, Behold, this [child] is set for the fall and rising again of many in Israel; and for a sign which shall be spoken against;
Luke 22:31-32 And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired [to have] you, that he may sift [you] as wheat: ... But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.
Luke 22:60-62 And Peter said, Man, I know not what thou sayest. And immediately, while he yet spake, the cock crew. ... And Peter went out, and wept bitterly.

for:

Psalms 37:17 For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the LORD upholdeth the righteous.
Psalms 145:14 The LORD upholdeth all that fall, and raiseth up all [those that be] bowed down.
John 10:27-30 My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: ... I and [my] Father are one.
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Ps 34:19; 37:17; 40:2; 91:12; 94:18; 145:14. Pv 24:16. Mi 7:7. Lk 2:34; 22:31, 60. Jn 10:27.

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