Psalm 149:7
New International Version
to inflict vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,

New Living Translation
to execute vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,

English Standard Version
to execute vengeance on the nations and punishments on the peoples,

Berean Study Bible
to inflict vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,

King James Bible
To execute vengeance upon the heathen, and punishments upon the people;

New King James Version
To execute vengeance on the nations, And punishments on the peoples;

New American Standard Bible
To execute vengeance on the nations, And punishment on the peoples,

NASB 1995
To execute vengeance on the nations And punishment on the peoples,

NASB 1977
To execute vengeance on the nations, And punishment on the peoples;

Amplified Bible
To execute vengeance on the nations And punishment on the peoples,

Christian Standard Bible
inflicting vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
inflicting vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,

American Standard Version
To execute vengeance upon the nations, And punishments upon the peoples;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
To exact vengeance from the Gentiles and reproof from the peoples

Brenton Septuagint Translation
to execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments among the peoples;

Contemporary English Version
Take revenge and punish the nations.

Douay-Rheims Bible
To execute vengeance upon the nations, chastisements among the people:

English Revised Version
To execute vengeance upon the nations, and punishments upon the peoples;

Good News Translation
to defeat the nations and to punish the peoples;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
to take vengeance on the nations, to punish the people of the world,

International Standard Version
as they bring retribution to nations and punishment to peoples,

JPS Tanakh 1917
To execute vengeance upon the nations, And chastisements upon the peoples;

Literal Standard Version
To do vengeance among nations, "" Punishments among the peoples.

NET Bible
in order to take revenge on the nations, and punish foreigners.

New Heart English Bible
To execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments on the peoples;

World English Bible
To execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments on the peoples;

Young's Literal Translation
To do vengeance among nations, Punishments among the peoples.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Sing to the LORD a New Song
6May the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a double-edged sword in their hands, 7to inflict vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples, 8to bind their kings with chains and their nobles with shackles of iron,…

Cross References
Ezekiel 25:17
I will execute great vengeance against them with furious reproof. Then they will know that I am the LORD, when I lay My vengeance upon them.'"

Micah 5:15
I will take vengeance in anger and wrath upon the nations that have not obeyed Me."


Treasury of Scripture

To execute vengeance on the heathen, and punishments on the people;

Psalm 137:8,9
O daughter of Babylon, who art to be destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewardeth thee as thou hast served us…

Numbers 31:2,3
Avenge the children of Israel of the Midianites: afterward shalt thou be gathered unto thy people…

Judges 5:23
Curse ye Meroz, said the angel of the LORD, curse ye bitterly the inhabitants thereof; because they came not to the help of the LORD, to the help of the LORD against the mighty.









(7) Heathen . . . people.--Rather, nations . . . peoples.

Verse 7. - To execute vengeance upon the heathen. Not private revenge, but the just vengeance which a threatened nation has, from time to time, to execute on its persecutors in self-defense. And punishments upon the people; rather, upon the peoples. A variant of the phrase in the preceding clause, without any serious modification of the meaning.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
to inflict
לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת (la·‘ă·śō·wṯ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 6213: To do, make

vengeance
נְ֭קָמָה (nə·qā·māh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5360: Avengement

on the nations
בַּגּוֹיִ֑ם (bag·gō·w·yim)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

and punishment
תּֽ֝וֹכֵחֹ֗ת (tō·w·ḵê·ḥōṯ)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 8433: Chastisement, correction, refutation, proof

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

the peoples,
אֻמִּֽים׃ (’um·mîm)
Adverb
Strong's 3816: A community


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