Psalm 118:16
New International Version
The LORD's right hand is lifted high; the LORD's right hand has done mighty things!"

New Living Translation
The strong right arm of the LORD is raised in triumph. The strong right arm of the LORD has done glorious things!

English Standard Version
the right hand of the LORD exalts, the right hand of the LORD does valiantly!”

Berean Study Bible
The right hand of the LORD is exalted! The right hand of the LORD performs with valor!”

King James Bible
The right hand of the LORD is exalted: the right hand of the LORD doeth valiantly.

New King James Version
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

New American Standard Bible
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD performs valiantly.

NASB 1995
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

NASB 1977
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

Amplified Bible
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

Christian Standard Bible
The LORD’s right hand is raised. The LORD’s right hand performs valiantly! ”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD's right hand is raised. The LORD's right hand performs valiantly!"

American Standard Version
The right hand of Jehovah is exalted: The right hand of Jehovah doeth valiantly.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
The right hand of LORD JEHOVAH has exalted me! The right hand of LORD JEHOVAH has performed miracles!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
The right hand of the Lord has exalted me: the right hand of the Lord has wrought powerfully.

Contemporary English Version
With his mighty arm the LORD wins victories! The LORD is powerful!"

Douay-Rheims Bible
The right hand of the Lord hath wrought strength: the right hand of the Lord hath exulted me: the right hand of the Lord hath wrought strength.

English Revised Version
The right hand of the LORD is exalted: the right hand of the LORD doeth valiantly.

Good News Translation
His power has brought us victory--his mighty power in battle!"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The right hand of the LORD is held high. The right hand of the LORD displays strength.

International Standard Version
The right hand of the LORD is exalted! The right hand of the LORD is victorious!"

JPS Tanakh 1917
The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD doeth valiantly.

Literal Standard Version
The right hand of YHWH is exalted, "" The right hand of YHWH is doing valiantly.

NET Bible
the LORD's right hand gives victory, the LORD's right hand conquers.

New Heart English Bible
The right hand of the LORD is exalted. The right hand of the LORD does valiantly."

World English Bible
The right hand of Yahweh is exalted! The right hand of Yahweh does valiantly!"

Young's Literal Translation
The right hand of Jehovah is exalted, The right hand of Jehovah is doing valiantly.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Give Thanks to the LORD, for He is Good
15Shouts of joy and salvation resound in the tents of the righteous: “The right hand of the LORD performs with valor! 16The right hand of the LORD is exalted! The right hand of the LORD performs with valor!” 17I will not die, but I will live and proclaim what the LORD has done.…

Cross References
Exodus 15:6
Your right hand, O LORD, is majestic in power; Your right hand, O LORD, has shattered the enemy.

Psalm 60:12
With God we will perform with valor, and He will trample our enemies.

Psalm 89:13
Mighty is Your arm; strong is Your hand. Your right hand is exalted.


Treasury of Scripture

The right hand of the LORD is exalted: the right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

right hand

Exodus 15:6
Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the enemy.

Acts 2:32-36
This Jesus hath God raised up, whereof we all are witnesses…









(16) Is exalted.--Here evidently the attitude of a warrior. The hand is lifted up to strike.

Verse 16. - The right hand of the Lord is exalted (compare the parallel expression in Exodus 15:6, "Thy right hand, O God, is become glorious in power"). When God's right hand effects a deliverance, it gets, as it were, additional glory to itself. The right hand of the Lord doeth valiantly. So, already, in ver. 16. Repetition is a special characteristic of this psalm (see vers. 1, 2, 3, 4; vers. 8, 9; vers. 10-12, etc.).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The right hand
יְמִ֣ין (yə·mîn)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 3225: The right hand, side, the south

of the LORD
יְ֭הוָה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

is exalted!
רוֹמֵמָ֑ה (rō·w·mê·māh)
Verb - Piel - Participle - feminine singular
Strong's 7426: To be exalted

The right hand
יְמִ֥ין (yə·mîn)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 3225: The right hand, side, the south

of the LORD
יְ֝הוָה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

performs
עֹ֣שָׂה (‘ō·śāh)
Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

with valor!”
חָֽיִל׃ (ḥā·yil)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2428: A force, an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength


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