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Psalms 7:15 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— He hath made a pit, and digged it, And is fallen into the ditch which he made.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— He made a pit, and digged it, and is fallen into the ditch [which] he made.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— He has dug a pit and hollowed it out, And has fallen into the hole which he made.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— He made a pit, and digged it, and hath fallen into the ditch [which] he made.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— He digged a pit, and hollowed it out, and is fallen into the hole that he made.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— A pit, he cut out, and digged it, and then fell into the ditch he had made:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— A pit he hath prepared, and he diggeth it, And he falleth into a ditch he maketh.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— He hath opened a pit and dug it: and he is fallen into the hole he made.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— He made a pit and digged it, and is fallen into the ditch [which] he made.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— He has opened a pit, and dug it up, and he shall fall into the ditch which he has made.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— He made a pit, and digged it, and is fallen into the ditch [which] he made.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
He made 3738
{3738} Prime
A primitive root; properly to dig; figuratively to plot; generally to bore or open.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
a pit, 953
{0953} Prime
From H0952 (in the sense of H0877); a pit hole (especially one used as a cistern or prison).
and digged 2658
{2658} Prime
A primitive root; properly to pry into; by implication to delve, to explore.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
it, and is fallen 5307
{5307} Prime
A primitive root; to fall, in a great variety of applications (intransitively or causatively, literally or figuratively).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
into the ditch 7845
{7845} Prime
From H7743; a pit (especially as a trap); figuratively destruction.
[which] he made. 6466
{6466} Prime
A primitive root; to do or make (systematically and habitually), especially to practise.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Psalms 7:15-16

_ _ 1 Samuel 18:17; 1 Samuel 31:2 illustrate the statement whether alluded to or not. These verses are expository of Psalms 7:14, showing how the devices of the wicked end in disappointment, falsifying their expectations.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 7:10-17.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Heb. hath digged,
Psalms 35:7 For without cause have they hid for me their net [in] a pit, [which] without cause they have digged for my soul.
Psalms 119:85 The proud have digged pits for me, which [are] not after thy law.
Job 6:27 Yea, ye overwhelm the fatherless, and ye dig [a pit] for your friend.
Jeremiah 18:20 Shall evil be recompensed for good? for they have digged a pit for my soul. Remember that I stood before thee to speak good for them, [and] to turn away thy wrath from them.

and is:

Psalms 9:15-16 The heathen are sunk down in the pit [that] they made: in the net which they hid is their own foot taken. ... The LORD is known [by] the judgment [which] he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
Psalms 10:2 The wicked in [his] pride doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
Psalms 35:8 Let destruction come upon him at unawares; and let his net that he hath hid catch himself: into that very destruction let him fall.
Psalms 94:13 That thou mayest give him rest from the days of adversity, until the pit be digged for the wicked.
Psalms 140:9-10 [As for] the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them. ... Let burning coals fall upon them: let them be cast into the fire; into deep pits, that they rise not up again.
Psalms 141:10 Let the wicked fall into their own nets, whilst that I withal escape.
Esther 7:10 So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then was the king's wrath pacified.
Job 4:8 Even as I have seen, they that plow iniquity, and sow wickedness, reap the same.
Proverbs 5:22 His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sins.
Proverbs 26:27 Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a stone, it will return upon him.
Ecclesiastes 10:8-9 He that diggeth a pit shall fall into it; and whoso breaketh an hedge, a serpent shall bite him. ... Whoso removeth stones shall be hurt therewith; [and] he that cleaveth wood shall be endangered thereby.
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Es 7:10. Jb 4:8; 6:27. Ps 9:15; 10:2; 35:7, 8; 94:13; 119:85; 140:9; 141:10. Pv 5:22; 26:27. Ec 10:8. Jr 18:20.

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