Psalm 72:17
Text Analysis
1961 [e]יְהִ֤י
Shall endureV-Qal-Imperf.Jus-3ms
8034 [e]שְׁמ֨וֹ
His nameN-msc | 3ms
5769 [e]לְֽעוֹלָ֗ם
foreverPrep-l | N-ms
6440 [e]לִפְנֵי־
as long asPrep-l | N-mpc
8121 [e]שֶׁמֶשׁ֮
the sunN-cs
-Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular V-Qal-Imperf-3ms
5125 [e][יִנּ֪וֹן]
shall continueV-Nifal-Imperf-3ms
8034 [e](שְׁ֫מ֥וֹ)
His nameN-msc | 3ms
1288 [e]וְיִתְבָּ֥רְכוּ
and [men] shall be blessedConj-w | V-Hitpael-ConjImperf-3mp
in HimPrep | 3ms
3605 [e]כָּל־
1471 [e]גּוֹיִ֥ם
833 [e]יְאַשְּׁרֽוּהוּ׃
shall call Him blessedV-Piel-Imperf-3mp | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
תהילים 72:17 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
יְהִ֤י שְׁמֹ֨ו לְֽעֹולָ֗ם לִפְנֵי־שֶׁמֶשׁ֮ [יָנִין כ] (יִנֹּ֪ון ק) שְׁ֫מֹ֥ו וְיִתְבָּ֥רְכוּ בֹ֑ו כָּל־גֹּויִ֥ם יְאַשְּׁרֽוּהוּ׃

תהילים 72:17 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
יהי שמו לעולם לפני־שמש [ינין כ] (ינון ק) שמו ויתברכו בו כל־גוים יאשרוהו׃

תהילים 72:17 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
יהי שמו לעולם לפני־שמש [ינין כ] (ינון ק) שמו ויתברכו בו כל־גוים יאשרוהו׃

תהילים 72:17 Hebrew Bible
יהי שמו לעולם לפני שמש ינין שמו ויתברכו בו כל גוים יאשרוהו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
May his name endure forever; May his name increase as long as the sun shines; And let men bless themselves by him; Let all nations call him blessed.

King James Bible
His name shall endure for ever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him: all nations shall call him blessed.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
May his name endure forever; as long as the sun shines, may his fame increase. May all nations be blessed by him and call him blessed.
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