2 Samuel 7:26
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
that Your nameשִׁמְךָ֤
8034: a nameof uncertain derivation
may be magnifiedוְיִגְדַּ֨ל
1431: to grow up, become greata prim. root
5704: as far as, even to, up to, until, whilefrom adah
by saying,לֵאמֹ֔ר
559: to utter, saya prim. root
'The LORDיְהוָ֣ה
3068: the proper name of the God of Israelfrom havah
of hostsצְבָאֹ֔ות
6635: army, war, warfarefrom tsaba
is Godאֱלֹהִ֖ים
430: God, godpl. of eloah
5921: upon, above, overfrom alah
3478: "God strives," another name of Jacob and his desc.from sarah and el
and may the houseוּבֵית֙
1004: a housea prim. root
of Your servantעַבְדְּךָ֣
5650: slave, servantfrom abad
1732: perhaps "beloved one," a son of Jessefrom the same as dod
be establishedנָכֹ֖ון
3559: to be firma prim. root
6440: face, facesfrom panah

KJV Lexicon
And let thy name
shem  (shame)
an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character -- + base, (in-)fame(-ous), named(-d), renown, report.
be magnified
gadal  (gaw-dal')
advance, boast, bring up, exceed, excellent, be(-come, do, give, make, wax), great(-er, come to...estate, + things), grow(up),increase, lift up, magnify(-ifical), be much set by, nourish (up), pass, promote, proudly (spoken), tower.
`ad  (ad)
especially with a preposition); as far (or long, or much) as, whether of space (even unto) or time (during, while, until) or degree (equally with)
`owlam  (o-lawm')
concealed, i.e. the vanishing point; generally, time out of mind (past or future), i.e. (practically) eternity; frequentatively, adverbial (especially with prepositional prefix) always
'amar  (aw-mar')
to say (used with great latitude)
Yhovah  (yeh-ho-vaw')
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
of hosts
tsaba'  (tsaw-baw')
a mass of persons (or figuratively, things), especially reg. organized for war (an army); by implication, a campaign, literally or figuratively (specifically, hardship, worship)
is the God
'elohiym  (el-o-heem')
angels, exceeding, God (gods)(-dess, -ly), (very) great, judges, mighty.
over Israel
Yisra'el  (yis-raw-ale')
he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity: --Israel.
and let the house
bayith  (bah'-yith)
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
of thy servant
`ebed  (eh'-bed)
a servant -- bondage, bondman, (bond-)servant, (man-)servant.
David  (daw-veed')
loving; David, the youngest son of Jesse -- David.
be established
kuwn  (koon)
to be erect (i.e. stand perpendicular); hence (causatively) to set up, in a great variety of applications
paniym  (paw-neem')
the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.)
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
that Your name may be magnified forever, by saying, 'The LORD of hosts is God over Israel'; and may the house of Your servant David be established before You.

King James Bible
And let thy name be magnified for ever, saying, The LORD of hosts is the God over Israel: and let the house of thy servant David be established before thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
so that Your name will be exalted forever, when it is said, "The LORD of Hosts is God over Israel." The house of Your servant David will be established before You

International Standard Version
May your name be made great forever with the result that it is said that the LORD of the Heavenly Armies is God over Israel, and that the household of your servant David may be established before you.

NET Bible
so you may gain lasting fame, as people say, 'The LORD of hosts is God over Israel!' The dynasty of your servant David will be established before you,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your name will be respected forever when [people] say, 'The LORD of Armies is God over Israel.' And the house of your servant David will be established in your presence.

King James 2000 Bible
And let your name be magnified forever, saying, The LORD of hosts is the God over Israel: and let the house of your servant David be established before you.
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