KJV LexiconThe LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun
a strong hold
a fortified place; figuratively, a defence -- force, fort(-ress), rock, strength(-en), (most) strong (hold).
in the day
a day (as the warm hours),
tightness (i.e. figuratively, trouble); transitively, a female rival -- adversary, adversity, affliction, anguish, distress, tribulation, trouble.
and he knoweth
to know (properly, to ascertain by seeing); used in a great variety of senses, figuratively, literally, euphemistically and inferentially
them that trust
to flee for protection; figuratively, to confide in -- have hope, make refuge, (put) trust.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him.
King James Bible
The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD is good, a stronghold in a day of distress; He cares for those who take refuge in Him.
International Standard Version
The LORD is good— a refuge in troubled times. He knows those who are confiding in him.
The LORD is good--indeed, he is a fortress in time of distress, and he protects those who seek refuge in him.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD is good. [He is] a fortress in the day of trouble. He knows those who seek shelter in him.
King James 2000 Bible
The LORD is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and he knows them that trust in him.
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