New International Version
Praise the LORD with the harp; make music to him on the ten-stringed lyre.
King James Bible
Praise the LORD with harp: sing unto him with the psaltery and an instrument of ten strings.
Darby Bible Translation
Give thanks unto Jehovah with the harp; sing psalms unto him with the ten-stringed lute.
World English Bible
Give thanks to Yahweh with the lyre. Sing praises to him with the harp of ten strings.
Young's Literal Translation
Give ye thanks to Jehovah with a harp, With psaltery of ten strings sing praise to Him,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Praise the Lord with harp - כנור kinnor; probably something like our harp: but Calmet thinks it the ancient testudo, or lyre with three strings.
The psalter - נבל nebel. Our translation seems to make a third instrument in this place, by rendering עשור asor, an instrument of ten strings; whereas they should both be joined together, for נבל עשור nebel-asor signifies the nebal, or nabla, with ten strings, or holes. Calmet supposes this to have resembled our harp. In one of Kennicott's MSS., this Psalm begins with the second verse.
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with the psaltery. Benaivel dsor, rather, 'with the ten-stringed nabla;'
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Then I will go to the altar of God, to God, my joy and my delight. I will praise you with the lyre, O God, my God.
Then I will ever sing in praise of your name and fulfill my vows day after day.
I will praise you with the harp for your faithfulness, my God; I will sing praise to you with the lyre, Holy One of Israel.
to the music of the ten-stringed lyre and the melody of the harp.
I will sing a new song to you, my God; on the ten-stringed lyre I will make music to you,
Sing to the LORD with grateful praise; make music to our God on the harp.
Praise him with the sounding of the trumpet, praise him with the harp and lyre,
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