Psalm 49:6
New International Version
those who trust in their wealth and boast of their great riches?

New Living Translation
They trust in their wealth and boast of great riches.

English Standard Version
those who trust in their wealth and boast of the abundance of their riches?

Berean Study Bible
They trust in their wealth and boast in their great riches.

King James Bible
They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

New King James Version
Those who trust in their wealth And boast in the multitude of their riches,

New American Standard Bible
Those who trust in their wealth And boast in the abundance of their riches?

NASB 1995
Even those who trust in their wealth And boast in the abundance of their riches?

NASB 1977
Even those who trust in their wealth, And boast in the abundance of their riches?

Amplified Bible
Even those who trust in and rely on their wealth And boast of the abundance of their riches?

Christian Standard Bible
They trust in their wealth and boast of their abundant riches.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They trust in their wealth and boast of their abundant riches.

American Standard Version
They that trust in their wealth, And boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
All who trust upon their power and are boasting in the abundance of their riches.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
They that trust in their strength, and boast themselves in the multitude of their wealth -

Contemporary English Version
They trust in their riches and brag about all their wealth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
They that trust in their own strength, and glory in the multitude of their riches,

English Revised Version
They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Good News Translation
by evil people who trust in their riches and boast of their great wealth.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They trust their riches and brag about their abundant wealth.

International Standard Version
those who put confidence in their wealth and boast about their great riches?

JPS Tanakh 1917
Of them that trust in their wealth, And boast themselves in the multitude of their riches?

Literal Standard Version
Those trusting on their wealth, And in the multitude of their riches, Show themselves foolish.

NET Bible
They trust in their wealth and boast in their great riches.

New Heart English Bible
They trust in their wealth, and boast in the multitude of their riches.

World English Bible
Those who trust in their wealth, and boast in the multitude of their riches--

Young's Literal Translation
Those trusting on their wealth, And in the multitude of their riches, Do shew themselves foolish.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Evanescence of Wealth
5Why should I fear in times of trouble, when wicked usurpers surround me? 6They trust in their wealth and boast in their great riches. 7No man can possibly redeem his brother or pay his ransom to God.…

Cross References
Mark 10:24
And the disciples were amazed at His words. But Jesus said to them again, "Children, how hard it is to enter the kingdom of God!

Job 31:24
If I have put my trust in gold or called pure gold my security,

Psalm 10:3
For the wicked man boasts in the cravings of his heart; he blesses the greedy and reviles the LORD.

Psalm 17:14
from such men, O LORD, by Your hand--from men of the world whose portion is in this life. May You fill the bellies of Your treasured ones and satisfy their sons, so they leave their abundance to their children.

Psalm 52:7
"Look at the man who did not make God his refuge, but trusted in the abundance of his wealth and strengthened himself by destruction."

Psalm 62:10
Place no trust in extortion, or false hope in stolen goods. If your riches increase, do not set your heart upon them.

Psalm 73:12
Behold, these are the wicked--always carefree as they increase their wealth.


Treasury of Scripture

They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

trust

Psalm 52:7
Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his wickedness.

Psalm 62:10
Trust not in oppression, and become not vain in robbery: if riches increase, set not your heart upon them.

Job 31:24,25
If I have made gold my hope, or have said to the fine gold, Thou art my confidence; …

boast

Esther 5:11
And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.

Jeremiah 9:23
Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches:

Ezekiel 28:4,5
With thy wisdom and with thine understanding thou hast gotten thee riches, and hast gotten gold and silver into thy treasures: …









(6) They that--i.e., the rogues implied in the last verse.

Verse 6. - They that trust in their wealth; rather, even of them that trust in their wealth. The sense runs on from the preceding verse (so Hengstenberg and Professor Cheyne). And boast themselves in the multitude of their riches. Such men are always persecutors of the righteous. They are worldly, carnal, godless.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
They trust
הַבֹּטְחִ֥ים (hab·bō·ṭə·ḥîm)
Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 982: To trust, be confident, sure

in
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

their wealth
חֵילָ֑ם (ḥê·lām)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 2428: A force, an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength

and boast
יִתְהַלָּֽלוּ׃ (yiṯ·hal·lā·lū)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 1984: To shine

in great
וּבְרֹ֥ב (ū·ḇə·rōḇ)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 7230: Multitude, abundance, greatness

riches.
עָ֝שְׁרָ֗ם (‘ā·šə·rām)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 6239: Wealth


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