New International Version
"I am the LORD; that is my name! I will not yield my glory to another or my praise to idols.
King James Bible
I am the LORD: that is my name: and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.
Darby Bible Translation
I am Jehovah, that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.
World English Bible
"I am Yahweh. That is my name. I will not give my glory to another, nor my praise to engraved images.
Young's Literal Translation
I am Jehovah, this is My name, And Mine honour to another I give not, Nor My praise to graven images.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I am the Lord - אני יהוה ani Yehovah. This is the famous tetragrammaton, or name of four letters, which we write Jehovah Yehovah, Yehveh, Yeveh, Jhuh, Javah, etc. The letters are Y H U H. The Jews never pronounce it, and the true pronunciation is utterly unknown.
That is my name - A name peculiar to myself.
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'A bruised reed shall He not break, and the smoking flax shall He not quench.... He shall not fail nor be discouraged.'--ISAIAH xlii. 3, 4. The two metaphors which we have in the former part of these words are not altogether parallel. 'A bruised reed' has suffered an injury which, however, is neither complete nor irreparable. 'Smoking flax,' on the other hand--by which, of course, is meant flax used as a wick in an old-fashioned oil lamp--is partially lit. In the one a process has been begun which, …
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God also said to Moses, "Say to the Israelites, 'The LORD, the God of your fathers--the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob--has sent me to you.' "This is my name forever, the name you shall call me from generation to generation.
"You shall have no other gods before me.
If you do not carefully follow all the words of this law, which are written in this book, and do not revere this glorious and awesome name--the LORD your God--
Sing the glory of his name; make his praise glorious.
Let them know that you, whose name is the LORD-- that you alone are the Most High over all the earth.
For I am the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior; I give Egypt for your ransom, Cush and Seba in your stead.
I, even I, am the LORD, and apart from me there is no savior.
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