KJV LexiconThe LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
near (in place, kindred or time)
unto them that are of a broken
to burst -- break (down, off, in pieces, up), broken(-hearted), bring to the birth, crush, destroy, hurt, quench, quite, tear
the heart; also used (figuratively) very widely for the feelings, the will and even the intellect
to be open, wide or free, i.e. (by implication) to be safe; causatively, to free or succor
such as be of a contrite
crushed (literally powder, or figuratively, contrite) -- contrite, destruction.
wind; by resemblance breath, i.e. a sensible (or even violent) exhalation; figuratively, life, anger, unsubstantiality; by extension, a region of the sky; by resemblance spirit, but only of a rational being
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit.
King James Bible
The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD is near the brokenhearted; He saves those crushed in spirit.
International Standard Version
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted, and he delivers those whose spirit has been crushed.
The LORD is near the brokenhearted; he delivers those who are discouraged.
Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Lord Jehovah is near to the broken hearted and he saves the meek in spirit.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD is near to those whose hearts are humble. He saves those whose spirits are crushed.
King James 2000 Bible
The LORD is near unto them that are of a broken heart; and saves such as be of a contrite spirit.
Psalm 34:18 NIV
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