KJV LexiconTo the chief Musician
to glitter from afar, i.e. to be eminent (as a superintendent, especially of the Temple services and its music)
a flute -- (plural) Nehiloth.
instrumental music; by implication, a poem set to notes -- psalm.
loving; David, the youngest son of Jesse -- David.
probably to expand; to broaden out the ear (with the hand), i.e. (by implication) to listen
to my words
something said -- answer, appointed unto him, saying, speech, word.
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
to separate mentally (or distinguish), i.e.(generally) understand
a murmur, i.e. complaint -- meditation, musing.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
For the choir director; for flute accompaniment. A Psalm of David. Give ear to my words, O LORD, Consider my groaning.
King James Bible
Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the choir director: with the flutes. A Davidic psalm. Listen to my words, LORD; consider my sighing.
International Standard Version
LORD, listen to my words, consider my groaning.
For the music director, to be accompanied by wind instruments; a psalm of David. Listen to what I say, LORD! Carefully consider my complaint!
Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Give ear to my words, Lord Jehovah, and consider my meditation.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
[For the choir director; for flutes; a psalm by David.] Open your ears to my words, O LORD. Consider my innermost thoughts.
King James 2000 Bible
Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my meditation.
Psalm 5:1 NIV
Psalm 5:1 NLT
Psalm 5:1 ESV
Psalm 5:1 NASB
Psalm 5:1 KJV