KJV PSA140 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekPSA139.htm PSA141.htm
140:1 To the chief Musician [H5329] , A Psalm [H4210] of David [H1732] . Deliver [H2502] me, O LORD [H3068] , from the evil [H7451] man [H120] : preserve [H5341] me from the violent [H2555] man [H376] ;(violent: Heb. man of violences)
140:2 Which imagine [H2803] mischiefs [H7451] in [their] heart [H3820] ; continually [H3117] are they gathered together [H1481] [for] war [H4421] .
140:3 They have sharpened [H8150] their tongues [H3956] like a serpent [H5175] ; adders' [H5919] poison [H2534] [is] under their lips [H8193] . Selah [H5542] .
140:4 Keep [H8104] me, O LORD [H3068] , from the hands [H3027] of the wicked [H7563] ; preserve [H5341] me from the violent [H2555] man [H376] ; who have purposed [H2803] to overthrow [H1760] my goings [H6471] .
140:5 The proud [H1343] have hid [H2934] a snare [H6341] for me, and cords [H2256] ; they have spread [H6566] a net [H7568] by the wayside [H3027] [H4570] ; they have set [H7896] gins [H4170] for me. Selah [H5542] .
140:6 I said [H559] unto the LORD [H3068] , Thou [art] my God [H410] : hear [H238] the voice [H6963] of my supplications [H8469] , O LORD [H3068] .
140:7 O GOD [H3069] the Lord [H136] , the strength [H5797] of my salvation [H3444] , thou hast covered [H5526] my head [H7218] in the day [H3117] of battle [H5402] .
140:8 Grant [H5414] not, O LORD [H3068] , the desires [H3970] of the wicked [H7563] : further [H6329] not his wicked device [H2162] ; [lest] they exalt [H7311] themselves. Selah [H5542] .(lest: or, let them not be exalted)
140:9 [As for] the head [H7218] of those that compass me about [H4524] , let the mischief [H5999] of their own lips [H8193] cover [H3680] them.
140:10 Let burning coals [H1513] fall [H4131] [H4131] upon them: let them be cast [H5307] into the fire [H784] ; into deep pits [H4113] , that they rise not up again [H6965] .
140:11 Let not an evil speaker [H376] [H3956] be established [H3559] in the earth [H776] : evil [H7451] shall hunt [H6679] the violent [H2555] man [H376] to overthrow [H4073] [him].(an: Heb. a man of tongue: or an evil speaker, a wicked man of violence be established in the earth: let him be hunted to his overthrow)
140:12 I know [H3045] that the LORD [H3068] will maintain [H6213] the cause [H1779] of the afflicted [H6041] , [and] the right [H4941] of the poor [H34] .
140:13 Surely the righteous [H6662] shall give thanks [H3034] unto thy name [H8034] : the upright [H3477] shall dwell [H3427] in thy presence [H6440] .