Psalm 52:1
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5329 [e]לַמְנַצֵּ֗חַ
lam-naṣ-ṣê-aḥ,
To the Chief MusicianPrep-l, Art | V-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
4905 [e]מַשְׂכִּ֥יל
maś-kîl
a ContemplationN-ms
1732 [e]לְדָוִֽד׃
lə-ḏā-wiḏ.
of DavidPrep-l | N-proper-ms
935 [e]בְּב֤וֹא ׀
bə-ḇō-w
when wentPrep-b | V-Qal-Inf
1673 [e]דּוֹאֵ֣ג
dō-w-’êḡ
DoegN-proper-ms
130 [e]הָאֲדֹמִי֮
hā-’ă-ḏō-mî
the EdomiteArt | N-proper-ms
5046 [e]וַיַּגֵּ֪ד
way-yag-gêḏ
and toldConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3ms
7586 [e]לְשָׁ֫א֥וּל
lə-šā-’ūl
SaulPrep-l | N-proper-ms
559 [e]וַיֹּ֥אמֶר
way-yō-mer
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
  ל֑וֹ
lōw;
to himPrep | 3ms
935 [e]בָּ֥א
has goneV-Qal-Perf-3ms
1732 [e]דָ֝וִ֗ד
ḏā-wiḏ,
DavidN-proper-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
1004 [e]בֵּ֥ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
288 [e]אֲחִימֶֽלֶךְ׃
’ă-ḥî-me-leḵ.
of AhimelechN-proper-ms
4100 [e]מַה־
mah-
WhyInterrog
1984 [e]תִּתְהַלֵּ֣ל
tiṯ-hal-lêl
do you boastV-Hitpael-Imperf-2ms
7451 [e]בְּ֭רָעָה
bə-rā-‘āh
in evilPrep-b | Adj-fs
1368 [e]הַגִּבּ֑וֹר
hag-gib-bō-wr;
mighty manArt | Adj-ms
2617 [e]חֶ֥סֶד
ḥe-seḏ
the goodnessN-msc
410 [e]אֵ֝֗ל
’êl,
of GodN-ms
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
-N-msc
3117 [e]הַיּֽוֹם׃
hay-yō-wm.
[endures] continuallyArt | N-ms









Hebrew Texts
תהילים 52:1 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לַמְנַצֵּ֗חַ מַשְׂכִּ֥יל לְדָוִֽד׃ בְּבֹ֤וא ׀ דֹּואֵ֣ג הָאֲדֹמִי֮ וַיַּגֵּ֪ד לְשָׁ֫א֥וּל וַיֹּ֥אמֶר לֹ֑ו בָּ֥א דָ֝וִ֗ד אֶל־בֵּ֥ית אֲחִימֶֽלֶךְ׃ מַה־תִּתְהַלֵּ֣ל בְּ֭רָעָה הַגִּבֹּ֑ור חֶ֥סֶד אֵ֝֗ל כָּל־הַיֹּֽום׃

תהילים 52:1 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
למנצח משכיל לדוד׃ בבוא ׀ דואג האדמי ויגד לשאול ויאמר לו בא דוד אל־בית אחימלך׃ מה־תתהלל ברעה הגבור חסד אל כל־היום׃

תהילים 52:1 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
למנצח משכיל לדוד׃ בבוא ׀ דואג האדמי ויגד לשאול ויאמר לו בא דוד אל־בית אחימלך׃ מה־תתהלל ברעה הגבור חסד אל כל־היום׃

תהילים 52:1 Hebrew Bible
למנצח משכיל לדוד בבוא דואג האדמי ויגד לשאול ויאמר לו בא דוד אל בית אחימלך מה תתהלל ברעה הגבור חסד אל כל היום׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For the choir director. A Maskil of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul and said to him, "David has come to the house of Ahimelech." Why do you boast in evil, O mighty man? The lovingkindness of God endures all day long.

King James Bible
<A Psalm of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech.>> Why boastest thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of God endureth continually.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the choir director. A Davidic Maskil. When Doeg the Edomite went and reported to Saul, telling him, "David went to Ahimelech's house." Why brag about evil, you hero! God's faithful love is constant.
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told

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boastest

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mischief

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O mighty

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goodness

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