Psalm 119:16
New International Version
I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect your word.

New Living Translation
I will delight in your decrees and not forget your word. Gimel

English Standard Version
I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget your word.

Berean Study Bible
I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

King James Bible
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.

New King James Version
I will delight myself in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

New American Standard Bible
I shall delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

NASB 1995
I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word. Gimel.

NASB 1977
I shall delight in Thy statutes; I shall not forget Thy word.

Amplified Bible
I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

Christian Standard Bible
I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget your word.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

American Standard Version
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I meditated in your Law that I would not forget your words.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
I will meditate on thine ordinances: I will not forget thy words.

Contemporary English Version
I will take pleasure in your laws and remember your words.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I will think of thy justifications: I will not forget thy words.

English Revised Version
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.

Good News Translation
I take pleasure in your laws; your commands I will not forget.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your laws make me happy. I never forget your word.

International Standard Version
I am delighted with your statutes; I will not forget your word.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I will delight myself in Thy statutes; I will not forget Thy word.

Literal Standard Version
I delight myself in Your statutes, I do not forget Your word.

NET Bible
I find delight in your statutes; I do not forget your instructions.

New Heart English Bible
I will delight myself in your statutes. I will not forget your word.

World English Bible
I will delight myself in your statutes. I will not forget your word. GIMEL

Young's Literal Translation
In Thy statutes I delight myself, I do not forget Thy word.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
15I will meditate on Your precepts and regard Your ways. 16I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word. 17Deal bountifully with Your servant, that I may live and keep Your word.…

Cross References
Psalm 1:2
But his delight is in the Law of the LORD, and on His law he meditates day and night.

Psalm 112:1
Hallelujah! Blessed is the man who fears the LORD, who greatly delights in His commandments.

Psalm 119:24
Your testimonies are indeed my delight; they are my counselors.

Psalm 119:35
Direct me in the path of Your commandments, for there I find delight.

Psalm 119:47
I delight in Your commandments because I love them.

Psalm 119:70
Their hearts are hard and callous, but I delight in Your law.

Psalm 119:77
May Your compassion come to me, that I may live, for Your law is my delight.


Treasury of Scripture

I will delight myself in your statutes: I will not forget your word.

delight

Psalm 119:14,24,35,47,70,77,92
I have rejoiced in the way of thy testimonies, as much as in all riches…

Psalm 40:8
I delight to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart.

Romans 7:22
For I delight in the law of God after the inward man:

not forget

Psalm 119:11,83,93,109,141,176
Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee…

Proverbs 3:1
My son, forget not my law; but let thine heart keep my commandments:

James 1:23,24
For if any be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is like unto a man beholding his natural face in a glass: …









Verse 16. - I will delight myself in thy statutes (comp. vers. 24, 40, 47, 70, 77, etc.; and see also Psalm 1:2). I will not forget thy Word. That which is "laid up in the heart" (ver. 11) can never be forgotten.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I will delight
אֶֽשְׁתַּעֲשָׁ֑ע (’eš·ta·‘ă·šā‘)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 8173: To look upon, fondle, please, amuse, to look about, stare

in Your statutes;
בְּחֻקֹּתֶ֥יךָ (bə·ḥuq·qō·ṯe·ḵā)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 2708: Something prescribed, an enactment, statute

I will not
לֹ֭א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

forget
אֶשְׁכַּ֣ח (’eš·kaḥ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 7911: To mislay, to be oblivious of, from want of memory, attention

Your word.
דְּבָרֶֽךָ׃ (də·ḇā·re·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause


Jump to Previous
Decrees Delight Forget Mind Neglect Rules Statutes Word
Jump to Next
Decrees Delight Forget Mind Neglect Rules Statutes Word
Links
Psalm 119:16 NIV
Psalm 119:16 NLT
Psalm 119:16 ESV
Psalm 119:16 NASB
Psalm 119:16 KJV

Psalm 119:16 BibleApps.com
Psalm 119:16 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 119:16 Chinese Bible
Psalm 119:16 French Bible
Psalm 119:16 Clyx Quotations

OT Poetry: Psalm 119:16 I will delight myself in your statutes (Psalm Ps Psa.)
Psalm 119:15
Top of Page
Top of Page