Psalm 119:121
New International Version
I have done what is righteous and just; do not leave me to my oppressors.

New Living Translation
Don’t leave me to the mercy of my enemies, for I have done what is just and right.

English Standard Version
I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.

Berean Study Bible
I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.

King James Bible
AIN. I have done judgment and justice: leave me not to mine oppressors.

New King James Version
I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.

New American Standard Bible
I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.

NASB 1995
I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.

NASB 1977
I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.

Amplified Bible
I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to those who oppress me.

Christian Standard Bible
I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.

American Standard Version
AYIN. I have done justice and righteousness: Leave me not to mine oppressors.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Ayin Do judgment and righteousness; do not leave me in the hand of my oppressors.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
I have done judgment and justice; deliver me not up to them that injure me.

Contemporary English Version
I did what was fair and right! Don't hand me over to those who want to mistreat me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
[AIN] I have done judgment and justice: give me not up to them that slander me.

English Revised Version
AIN. I have done judgment and justice: leave me not to mine oppressors.

Good News Translation
I have done what is right and good; don't abandon me to my enemies!

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I have done what is fair and right. Do not leave me at the mercy of those who oppress me.

International Standard Version
I have acted with justice and righteousness; do not abandon me to my oppressors.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I have done justice and righteousness; Leave me not to mine oppressors.

Literal Standard Version
[AYIN] I have done judgment and righteousness, Do not leave me to my oppressors.

NET Bible
I do what is fair and right. Do not abandon me to my oppressors!

New Heart English Bible
AYIN. I have done what is just and righteous. Do not leave me to my oppressors.

World English Bible
I have done what is just and righteous. Don't leave me to my oppressors.

Young's Literal Translation
Ain. I have done judgment and righteousness, Leave me not to mine oppressors.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
120My flesh trembles in awe of You; I stand in fear of Your judgments. 121I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors. 122Ensure Your servant’s well-being; do not let the arrogant oppress me.…

Cross References
2 Samuel 8:15
Thus David reigned over all Israel and administered justice and righteousness for all his people:

Job 29:14
I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; justice was my robe and my turban.


Treasury of Scripture

I have done judgment and justice: leave me not to my oppressors.

I have

Psalm 7:3-5
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands; …

Psalm 18:20-24
The LORD rewarded me according to my righteousness; according to the cleanness of my hands hath he recompensed me…

Psalm 75:2
When I shall receive the congregation I will judge uprightly.

leave me

Psalm 37:33
The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged.

Psalm 57:3,4
He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth…

2 Peter 2:9
The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished:









Verse 121. - I have done judgment and justice (comp. vers. 30, 31, 55, 56, etc). Leave me not to mine oppressors; rather, thou wilt not leave me to mine oppressors. The nexus of the thought seems to be, "As I have not oppressed any, so wilt thou not suffer me to be crushed by oppression."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I have done
עָ֭שִׂיתִי (‘ā·śî·ṯî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

what is just
מִשְׁפָּ֣ט (miš·pāṭ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4941: A verdict, a sentence, formal decree, divine law, penalty, justice, privilege, style

and right;
וָצֶ֑דֶק (wā·ṣe·ḏeq)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6664: The right, equity, prosperity

do not
בַּל־ (bal-)
Adverb
Strong's 1077: A failure, nothing, not at all, lest

leave me
תַּ֝נִּיחֵ֗נִי (tan·nî·ḥê·nî)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - second person masculine singular | first person common singular
Strong's 3240: Bestow, cast down, lay down, up, leave off, let alone remain, pacify, place,

to my oppressors.
לְעֹֽשְׁקָֽי׃ (lə·‘ō·šə·qāy)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 6231: To press upon, oppress, defraud, violate, overflow


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