Parallel Bible VersionsHebrew Bible Study Tools

Psalms 89:9 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Thou rulest the pride of the sea: When the waves thereof arise, thou stillest them.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waves thereof arise, thou stillest them.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— You rule the swelling of the sea; When its waves rise, You still them.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when its waves arise, thou stillest them.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— *Thou* rulest the pride of the sea: when its waves arise, *thou* stillest them.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Thou, rulest over the swelling of the sea, When the rolling waves thereof lift themselves, Thou, dost bid them be still:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Thou [art] ruler over the pride of the sea, In the lifting up of its billows Thou dost restrain them.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Thou rulest the power of the sea: and appeasest the motion of the waves thereof.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waues thereof arise; thou stillest them.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Thou rulest the power of the sea; and thou calmest the tumult of its waves.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waves thereof arise, thou stillest them.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Thou x859
(0859) Complement
אַתָּה
'attah
{at-taw'}
A primitive pronoun of the second person; thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you.
rulest 4910
{4910} Prime
מָשַׁל
mashal
{maw-shal'}
A primitive root; to rule.
z8802
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
the raging 1348
{1348} Prime
גֵּאוּת
ge'uwth
{gay-ooth'}
From H1342; the same as H1346.
of the sea: 3220
{3220} Prime
יָם
yam
{yawm}
From an unused root meaning to roar; a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water; specifically (with the article) the Mediterranean; sometimes a large river, or an artificial basin; locally, the west, or (rarely) the south.
when the waves 1530
{1530} Prime
גַּל
gal
{gal}
From H1556; something rolled, that is, a heap of stone or dung (plural ruins); by analogy a spring of water (plural waves).
thereof arise, 7721
{7721} Prime
שׂוֹא
sow'
{so}
From an unused root (akin to H5375 and H7722) meaning to rise; a rising.
z8800
<8800> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Infinitive (See H8812)
Count - 4888
thou x859
(0859) Complement
אַתָּה
'attah
{at-taw'}
A primitive pronoun of the second person; thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you.
stillest 7623
{7623} Prime
שָׁבַח
shabach
{shaw-bakh'}
A primitive root; properly to address in a loud tone, that is, (specifically) loud; figuratively to pacify (as if by words).
z8762
<8762> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 2447
them.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 89:8-14.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 89:5-14.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

[[no comment]]

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Psalms 89:9

(i) Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waves thereof arise, thou stillest them.

(i) For as he delivered the Church by the Red sea, and by destroying Rahab, that is, the Egyptians, so will he deliver it, when the dangers are great.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Psalms 29:10 The LORD sitteth upon the flood; yea, the LORD sitteth King for ever.
Psalms 65:7 Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people.
Psalms 66:5-6 Come and see the works of God: [he is] terrible [in his] doing toward the children of men. ... He turned the sea into dry [land]: they went through the flood on foot: there did we rejoice in him.
Psalms 93:3-4 The floods have lifted up, O LORD, the floods have lifted up their voice; the floods lift up their waves. ... The LORD on high [is] mightier than the noise of many waters, [yea, than] the mighty waves of the sea.
Psalms 107:25-29 For he commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind, which lifteth up the waves thereof. ... He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still.
Job 38:8-11 Or [who] shut up the sea with doors, when it brake forth, [as if] it had issued out of the womb? ... And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Nahum 1:4 He rebuketh the sea, and maketh it dry, and drieth up all the rivers: Bashan languisheth, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon languisheth.
Matthew 8:24-27 And, behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves: but he was asleep. ... But the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!
Matthew 14:32 And when they were come into the ship, the wind ceased.
Mark 4:39 And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
Mark 4:41 And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
Random Bible VersesNew Quotes



Chain-Reference Bible Search

Jb 38:8. Ps 29:10; 65:7; 66:5; 93:3; 107:25. Na 1:4. Mt 8:24; 14:32. Mk 4:39, 41.

Newest Chat Bible Comment
Comment HereComplete Biblical ResearchComplete Chat Bible Commentary
Please post your comment on Psalms 89:9.
Name:

WWW Chat Bible Commentary

User-Posted Comments on Psalms 89:9


Recent Chat Bible Comments