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Psalms 94:4 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— They prate, they speak arrogantly: All the workers of iniquity boast themselves.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— [How long] shall they utter [and] speak hard things? [and] all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— They pour forth [words], they speak arrogantly; All who do wickedness vaunt themselves.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— [How long] shall they utter [and] speak hard things? [and] all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— [How long] shall they utter [and] speak insolence—all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— They pour forth [words], they speak arrogantly, All the workers of iniquity, do boast:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— They utter—they speak an old saw, All working iniquity do boast themselves.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Shall they utter, and speak iniquity: shall all speak who work injustice?
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— [How long] shal they vtter, [and] speake hard things? [and] all the workers of iniquitie boast themselues?
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— They will utter and speak unrighteousness; all the workers of iniquity will speak [so].
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— [How long] shall they utter [and] speak hard things? [and] all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
[How long] shall they utter 5042
{5042} Prime
A primitive root; to gush forth; figuratively to utter (good or bad words); specifically to emit (a foul odor).
<8686> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 4046
[and] speak 1696
{1696} Prime
A primitive root; perhaps properly to arrange; but used figuratively (of words) to speak; rarely (in a destructive sense) to subdue.
<8762> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 2447
hard things? 6277
{6277} Prime
From H6275 in the sense of license; impudent.
[and] all x3605
(3605) Complement
From H3634; properly the whole; hence all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
the workers 6466
{6466} Prime
A primitive root; to do or make (systematically and habitually), especially to practise.
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
of iniquity 205
{0205} Prime
From an unused root perhaps meaning properly to pant (hence to exert oneself, usually in vain; to come to naught); strictly nothingness; also trouble, vanity, wickedness; specifically an idol.
boast y559
[0559] Standard
A primitive root; to say (used with great latitude).
<8691> Grammar
Stem - Hithpael (See H8819)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 533
themselves? x559
(0559) Complement
A primitive root; to say (used with great latitude).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 94:3-4.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 94:1-11.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 94:4

Utter — Or pour forth freely, constantly, abundantly, as a fountain doth waters (so this Hebrew word signifies.) Hard things — Insolent, and intolerable words against thee and thy people.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Psalms 31:18 Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.
Psalms 59:7 Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords [are] in their lips: for who, [say they], doth hear?
Psalms 59:12 [For] the sin of their mouth [and] the words of their lips let them even be taken in their pride: and for cursing and lying [which] they speak.
Psalms 64:3-4 Who whet their tongue like a sword, [and] bend [their bows to shoot] their arrows, [even] bitter words: ... That they may shoot in secret at the perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not.
Psalms 73:8-9 They are corrupt, and speak wickedly [concerning] oppression: they speak loftily. ... They set their mouth against the heavens, and their tongue walketh through the earth.
Psalms 140:3 They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison [is] under their lips. Selah.
Proverbs 30:14 [There is] a generation, whose teeth [are as] swords, and their jaw teeth [as] knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from [among] men.
Jeremiah 18:18 Then said they, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.
Matthew 12:24 But when the Pharisees heard [it], they said, This [fellow] doth not cast out devils, but by Beelzebub the prince of the devils.
Matthew 12:34 O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.
Jude 1:14-15 And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints, ... To execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard [speeches] which ungodly sinners have spoken against him.


Psalms 10:2-7 The wicked in [his] pride doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined. ... His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue [is] mischief and vanity.
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.
Exodus 15:9-10 The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them. ... Thou didst blow with thy wind, the sea covered them: they sank as lead in the mighty waters.
Job 21:14-15 Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways. ... What [is] the Almighty, that we should serve him? and what profit should we have, if we pray unto him?
Isaiah 10:13-15 For he saith, By the strength of my hand I have done [it], and by my wisdom; for I am prudent: and I have removed the bounds of the people, and have robbed their treasures, and I have put down the inhabitants like a valiant [man]: ... Shall the axe boast itself against him that heweth therewith? [or] shall the saw magnify itself against him that shaketh it? as if the rod should shake [itself] against them that lift it up, [or] as if the staff should lift up [itself, as if it were] no wood.
Isaiah 37:24-25 By thy servants hast thou reproached the Lord, and hast said, By the multitude of my chariots am I come up to the height of the mountains, to the sides of Lebanon; and I will cut down the tall cedars thereof, [and] the choice fir trees thereof: and I will enter into the height of his border, [and] the forest of his Carmel. ... I have digged, and drunk water; and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of the besieged places.
Daniel 7:8 I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another little horn, before whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots: and, behold, in this horn [were] eyes like the eyes of man, and a mouth speaking great things.
Daniel 7:11 I beheld then because of the voice of the great words which the horn spake: I beheld [even] till the beast was slain, and his body destroyed, and given to the burning flame.
Daniel 7:25 And he shall speak [great] words against the most High, and shall wear out the saints of the most High, and think to change times and laws: and they shall be given into his hand until a time and times and the dividing of time.
Daniel 8:11 Yea, he magnified [himself] even to the prince of the host, and by him the daily [sacrifice] was taken away, and the place of his sanctuary was cast down.
Daniel 11:36-37 And the king shall do according to his will; and he shall exalt himself, and magnify himself above every god, and shall speak marvellous things against the God of gods, and shall prosper till the indignation be accomplished: for that that is determined shall be done. ... Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god: for he shall magnify himself above all.
Revelation 13:5-6 And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given unto him to continue forty [and] two months. ... And he opened his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name, and his tabernacle, and them that dwell in heaven.
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