Psalm 74:17
New International Version
It was you who set all the boundaries of the earth; you made both summer and winter.

New Living Translation
You set the boundaries of the earth, and you made both summer and winter.

English Standard Version
You have fixed all the boundaries of the earth; you have made summer and winter.

Berean Standard Bible
You set all the boundaries of the earth; You made the summer and winter.

King James Bible
Thou hast set all the borders of the earth: thou hast made summer and winter.

New King James Version
You have set all the borders of the earth; You have made summer and winter.

New American Standard Bible
You have established all the boundaries of the earth; You have created summer and winter.

NASB 1995
You have established all the boundaries of the earth; You have made summer and winter.

NASB 1977
Thou hast established all the boundaries of the earth; Thou hast made summer and winter.

Amplified Bible
You have defined and established all the borders of the earth [the divisions of land and sea and of the nations]; You have made summer and winter.

Christian Standard Bible
You set all the boundaries of the earth; you made summer and winter.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You set all the boundaries of the earth; You made summer and winter.

American Standard Version
Thou hast set all the borders of the earth: Thou hast made summer and winter.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
You set all the boundaries of the Earth; summer and winter, you have created them.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Thou hast made all the borders of the earth; thou hast made summer and spring.

Contemporary English Version
You made summer and winter and gave them to the earth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thou hast made all the borders of the earth: the summer and the spring were formed by thee.

Good News Translation
you set the limits of the earth; you made summer and winter.

International Standard Version
You set all the boundaries of the earth; you made summer and winter.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thou hast set all the borders of the earth; Thou hast made summer and winter.

Literal Standard Version
You have set up all the borders of earth, Summer and winter—You have formed them.

New American Bible
You fixed all the limits of the earth; summer and winter you made.

NET Bible
You set up all the boundaries of the earth; you created the cycle of summer and winter.

New Revised Standard Version
You have fixed all the bounds of the earth; you made summer and winter.

New Heart English Bible
You have set all the boundaries of the earth. You have made summer and winter.

World English Bible
You have set all the boundaries of the earth. You have made summer and winter.

Young's Literal Translation
Thou hast set up all the borders of earth, Summer and winter Thou hast formed them.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Why Have You Rejected Us Forever?
16The day is Yours, and also the night; You established the moon and the sun. 17You set all the boundaries of the earth; You made the summer and winter. 18Remember how the enemy has mocked You, O LORD, how a foolish people has spurned Your name.…

Cross References
Acts 17:26
From one man He made every nation of men, that they should inhabit the whole earth; and He determined their appointed times and the boundaries of their lands.

Genesis 8:22
As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night shall never cease."

Deuteronomy 32:8
When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, when He divided the sons of man, He set the boundaries of the peoples according to the number of the sons of God.

Psalm 147:16
He spreads the snow like wool; He scatters the frost like ashes;

Jeremiah 33:25
This is what the LORD says: If I have not established My covenant with the day and the night and the fixed order of heaven and earth,


Treasury of Scripture

You have set all the borders of the earth: you have made summer and winter.

set

Psalm 24:1,2
A Psalm of David. The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein…

Deuteronomy 32:8
When the most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel.

Acts 17:26
And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation;

made summer.

Genesis 8:22
While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.

Acts 14:17
Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.











(17) All the borders of the earth--i.e., earth in all directions, and to its utmost bounds; as we say, "from pole to pole."

Verse 17. - Thou hast set all the borders of the earth. The "borders of the earth" are the boundaries of land and sea, which are ascribed to God in Genesis 1:9 (comp. Job 26:10; Job 38:8; Psalm 33:7; Proverbs 8:29; Jeremiah 5:22). Thou hast made summer and winter; literally, summer and winter thou didst form them; i.e. they are the result of thy arrangement of creation.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
You
אַתָּ֣ה (’at·tāh)
Pronoun - second person masculine singular
Strong's 859: Thou and thee, ye and you

set
הִ֭צַּבְתָּ (hiṣ·ṣaḇ·tā)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 5324: To take one's stand, stand

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the boundaries
גְּבוּל֣וֹת (gə·ḇū·lō·wṯ)
Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's 1367: A boundary, region

of the earth;
אָ֑רֶץ (’ā·reṣ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land

You
אַתָּ֥ה (’at·tāh)
Pronoun - second person masculine singular
Strong's 859: Thou and thee, ye and you

made
יְצַרְתָּם׃‪‬ (yə·ṣar·tām)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular | third person masculine plural
Strong's 3335: To mould into a, form, as a, potter, to determine

the summer
קַ֥יִץ (qa·yiṣ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7019: To awake

and winter.
וָ֝חֹ֗רֶף (wā·ḥō·rep̄)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2779: The crop gathered, the autumn, season, ripeness of age


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