Psalm 21:2
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
You have givenנָתַ֣תָּה
(na·tat·tah)
5414: to give, put, seta prim. root
him his heart'sלִ֭בֹּו
(lib·bov)
3820: inner man, mind, will, heartfrom the same as lebab
desire,תַּאֲוַ֣ת
(ta·'a·vat)
8378: a desirefrom the same as avah
And You have not withheldמָנַ֥עְתָּ
(ma·na'·ta)
4513: to withhold, hold backa prim. root
the requestוַאֲרֶ֥שֶׁת
(va·'a·re·shet)
782: a desire, requestfrom an unused word
of his lips.פָתָ֗יו
(fa·tav)
8193: lip, speech, edgefrom an unused word
Selah.סֶּֽלָה׃
(se·lah.)
5542: to lift up, exaltfrom salal







KJV Lexicon
Thou hast given
nathan  (naw-than')
to give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.)
him his heart's
leb  (labe)
the heart; also used (figuratively) very widely for the feelings, the will and even the intellect
desire
ta'avah  (tah-av-aw')
a longing; by implication, a delight (subjectively, satisfaction, objectively, a charm) -- dainty, desire, exceedingly, greedily, lust(ing), pleasant.
and hast not withholden
mana`  (maw-nah')
to debar (negatively or positively) from benefit or injury -- deny, keep (back), refrain, restrain, withhold.
the request
'aresheth  (ar-eh'-sheth)
a longing for -- request.
of his lips
saphah  (saw-faw')
the lip (as a natural boundary); by implication, language; by analogy, a margin (of a vessel, water, cloth, etc.)
Selah
celah  (seh'-law)
suspension (of music), i.e. pause -- Selah.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
You have given him his heart's desire, And You have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah.

King James Bible
Thou hast given him his heart's desire, and hast not withholden the request of his lips. Selah.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You have given him his heart's desire and have not denied the request of his lips. Selah

International Standard Version
You have granted him the desire of his heart, and have not withheld what his lips requested. Interlude

NET Bible
You grant him his heart's desire; you do not refuse his request. (Selah)

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
You have given him the desire of his heart and you have not denied him the preparation of his lips.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
You gave him his heart's desire. You did not refuse the prayer from his lips. [Selah]

King James 2000 Bible
You have given him his heart's desire, and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah.
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