KJV PSA39 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekPSA38.htm PSA40.htm
39:1 To the chief Musician [H5329] , [even] to Jeduthun [H3038] , A Psalm [H4210] of David [H1732] . I said [H559] , I will take heed [H8104] to my ways [H1870] , that I sin [H2398] not with my tongue [H3956] : I will keep [H8104] my mouth [H6310] with a bridle [H4269] , while the wicked [H7563] is before me.(my mouth: Heb. a bridle, or, muzzle for my mouth)
39:2 I was dumb [H481] with silence [H1747] , I held my peace [H2814] , [even] from good [H2896] ; and my sorrow [H3511] was stirred [H5916] .(stirred: Heb. troubled)
39:3 My heart [H3820] was hot [H2552] within [H7130] me, while I was musing [H1901] the fire [H784] burned [H1197] : [then] [H227] spake [H1696] I with my tongue [H3956] ,
39:4 LORD [H3068] , make me to know [H3045] mine end [H7093] , and the measure [H4060] of my days [H3117] , what it [is; that] I may know [H3045] how frail [H2310] I [am].(how: or, what time I have here)
39:5 Behold, thou hast made [H5414] my days [H3117] [as] an handbreadth [H2947] ; and mine age [H2465] [is] as nothing before thee: verily every [H3605] man [H120] at his best state [H5324] [is] altogether [H3605] vanity [H1892] . Selah [H5542] .(at: Heb. settled)
39:6 Surely every man [H376] walketh [H1980] in a vain shew [H6754] : surely they are disquieted [H1993] in vain [H1892] : he heapeth up [H6651] [riches], and knoweth [H3045] not who shall gather [H622] them.(a vain: Heb. an image)
39:7 And now, Lord [H136] , what wait [H6960] I for? my hope [H8431] [is] in thee.
39:8 Deliver [H5337] me from all my transgressions [H6588] : make [H7760] me not the reproach [H2781] of the foolish [H5036] .
39:9 I was dumb [H481] , I opened [H6605] not my mouth [H6310] ; because thou didst [H6213] [it].
39:10 Remove [H5493] thy stroke [H5061] away [H5493] from me: I am consumed [H3615] by the blow [H8409] of thine hand [H3027] .(blow: Heb. conflict)
39:11 When thou with rebukes [H8433] dost correct [H3256] man [H376] for iniquity [H5771] , thou makest his beauty [H2530] to consume away [H4529] like a moth [H6211] : surely every man [H120] [is] vanity [H1892] . Selah [H5542] .(his: Heb. that which is to be desired in him to melt away)
39:12 Hear [H8085] my prayer [H8605] , O LORD [H3068] , and give ear [H238] unto my cry [H7775] ; hold not thy peace [H2790] at my tears [H1832] : for I [am] a stranger [H1616] with thee, [and] a sojourner [H8453] , as all my fathers [H1] [were].
39:13 O spare [H8159] me, that I may recover strength [H1082] , before I go hence [H3212] , and be no more.