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Psalms 73:2

New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995) [2]
— But as for me, my feet came close to stumbling, My steps had almost slipped.
King James Version (KJV 1769) [2]
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.
English Revised Version (ERV 1885)
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; My steps had well nigh slipped.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone, my steps had well nigh slipped;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— But, as for me,—My feet had, almost stumbled, My steps had, well-nigh slipped;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— As nothing, have my steps slipped, For I have been envious of the boastful,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But my feet were almost moved; my steps had well nigh slipped.
Geneva Bible (GNV 1560)
— As for me, my feete were almost gone: my steps had welneere slipt.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— But as for mee, my feete were almost gone: my steps had well-nigh slipt.
Lamsa Bible (1957)
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— But my feet were almost overthrown; my goings very nearly slipped.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
But as for me, x589
(0589) Complement
Contracted from H0595; I.
my feet 7272
{7272} Prime
From H7270; a foot (as used in walking); by implication a step; by euphemism the pudenda.
were almost 4592
{4592} Prime
From H4591; a little or few (often adverbial or comparative).
gone; 5186
{5186} Prime
A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of applications.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
<8675> Grammar
Kethiv Reading

Where the translators of the Authorised Version followed the qere reading rather than the kethiv.
<8803> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Passive (See H8815)
Count - 1415
my steps 838
{0838} Prime
From H0833 in the sense of going; a step.
had well nigh 369
{0369} Prime
As if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing or not exist; a non-entity; generally used as a negative particle.
slipped. 8210
{8210} Prime
A primitive root; to spill forth (blood, a libation, liquid metal; or even a solid, that is, to mound up); also (figuratively) to expend (life, soul, complaint, money, etc.); intensively to sprawl out.
<8795> Grammar
Stem - Pual (See H8849)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 199
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Psalms 73:2

_ _ The figures express his wavering faith, by terms denoting tottering and weakness (compare Psalms 22:5; Psalms 62:3).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 73:1-14.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 73:2

My feet — My faith in God's providence, was almost overthrown.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Psalms 5:7 But as for me, I will come [into] thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: [and] in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.
Psalms 17:15 As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
Psalms 35:13 But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing [was] sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.
Joshua 24:15 And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that [were] on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.
1 Samuel 12:23 Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:
1 Chronicles 22:7 And David said to Solomon, My son, as for me, it was in my mind to build an house unto the name of the LORD my God:
Job 21:4 As for me, [is] my complaint to man? and if [it were so], why should not my spirit be troubled?


Psalms 116:8 For thou hast delivered my soul from death, mine eyes from tears, [and] my feet from falling.
1 Samuel 2:9 He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.
Romans 7:23-24 But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members. ... O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me from the body of this death?


Psalms 17:5 Hold up my goings in thy paths, [that] my footsteps slip not.
Psalms 38:16 For I said, [Hear me], lest [otherwise] they should rejoice over me: when my foot slippeth, they magnify [themselves] against me.
Psalms 94:18 When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.
Job 12:5 He that is ready to slip with [his] feet [is as] a lamp despised in the thought of him that is at ease.
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Chain-Reference Bible SearchCross References with Concordance

Jsh 24:15. 1S 2:9; 12:23. 1Ch 22:7. Jb 12:5; 21:4. Ps 5:7; 17:5, 15; 35:13; 38:16; 94:18; 116:8. Ro 7:23.

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