KJV PSA17 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekPSA16.htm PSA18.htm
17:1 A Prayer [H8605] of David [H1732] . Hear [H8085] the right [H6664] , O LORD [H3068] , attend [H7181] unto my cry [H7440] , give ear [H238] unto my prayer [H8605] , [that goeth] not [H3808] out of feigned [H4820] lips [H8193] .(the right: Heb. justice)(not: Heb. without lips of deceit)
17:2 Let my sentence [H4941] come forth [H3318] from thy presence [H6440] ; let thine eyes [H5869] behold [H2372] the things that are equal [H4339] .
17:3 Thou hast proved [H974] mine heart [H3820] ; thou hast visited [H6485] [me] in the night [H3915] ; thou hast tried [H6884] me, [and] shalt find [H4672] nothing; I am purposed [H2161] [that] my mouth [H6310] shall not transgress [H5674] .
17:4 Concerning the works [H6468] of men [H120] , by the word [H1697] of thy lips [H8193] I have kept [H8104] [me from] the paths [H734] of the destroyer [H6530] .
17:5 Hold up [H8551] my goings [H838] in thy paths [H4570] , [that] my footsteps [H6471] slip [H4131] not.(slip: Heb. be not moved)
17:6 I have called [H7121] upon thee, for thou wilt hear [H6030] me, O God [H410] : incline [H5186] thine ear [H241] unto me, [and hear [heb8085] ] my speech [H565] .
17:7 Shew thy marvellous [H6395] lovingkindness [H2617] , O thou that savest [H3467] by thy right hand [H3225] them which put their trust [H2620] [in thee] from those that rise up [H6965] [against them].(by thy: or, them which trust in thee from those that rise up against thy right hand)
17:8 Keep [H8104] me as the apple [H380] of the eye [H1323] [H5869] , hide [H5641] me under the shadow [H6738] of thy wings [H3671] ,
17:9 From [H6440] the wicked [H7563] that [H2098] oppress [H7703] me, [from] my deadly [H5315] enemies [H341] , [who] compass me about [H5362] .(oppress: Heb. waste)(my: Heb. my enemies against the soul)
17:10 They are inclosed [H5462] in their own fat [H2459] : with their mouth [H6310] they speak [H1696] proudly [H1348] .
17:11 They have now compassed [H5437] us in our steps [H838] : they have set [H7896] their eyes [H5869] bowing down [H5186] to the earth [H776] ;
17:12 Like [H1825] as a lion [H738] [that] is greedy [H3700] of his prey [H2963] , and as it were a young lion [H3715] lurking [H3427] in secret places [H4565] .(Like: Heb. The likeness of him (that is, of every one of them) is as a lion that desireth to ravin)(lurking: Heb. sitting)
17:13 Arise [H6965] , O LORD [H3068] , disappoint [H6923] him [H6440] , cast him down [H3766] : deliver [H6403] my soul [H5315] from the wicked [H7563] , [which is] thy sword [H2719] :(disappoint: Heb. prevent his face)(which is: or, by)
17:14 From men [H4962] [which are] thy hand [H3027] , O LORD [H3068] , from men [H4962] of the world [H2465] , [which have] their portion [H2506] in [this] life [H2416] , and whose belly [H990] thou fillest [H4390] with thy hid [H6840] [treasure]: they are full [H7646] of children [H1121] , and leave [H3240] the rest [H3499] of their [substance] to their babes [H5768] .(which are: or, by)(they: or, their children are full)
17:15 As for me, I will behold [H2372] thy face [H6440] in righteousness [H6664] : I shall be satisfied [H7646] , when I awake [H6974] , with thy likeness [H8544] .