New International Version
Let them praise his name with dancing and make music to him with timbrel and harp.
King James Bible
Let them praise his name in the dance: let them sing praises unto him with the timbrel and harp.
Darby Bible Translation
Let them praise his name in the dance; let them sing psalms unto him with the tambour and harp.
World English Bible
Let them praise his name in the dance! Let them sing praises to him with tambourine and harp!
Young's Literal Translation
They praise His name in a dance, With timbrel and harp sing praise to Him.
Psalm 149:3 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Let them praise his name in the dance - במחול bemachol, with the pipe, or some kind of wind music, classed here with תף toph, the tabor or drum, and כנור kinnor, the harp." מחול machol," says Parkhurst, "some fistular wind-instrument of music, with holes, as a flute, pipe, or fife, from חל chal, to make a hole or opening." I know no place in the Bible where מחול machol and מחלת machalath mean dance of any kind; they constantly signify some kind of pipe.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
in the dance. or, with the pipe
with the timbrel
Heinrich Suso Ps. cxlix. 3 To praise Him in the dance! O glorious day! The pilgrim journey done-- No more press forward on the weary way, For all is reached and won! His Hand at last, the Hand once pierced for me, For ever holdeth mine; O Lord, no songs, no harps of heaven wil be Sweet as one word of Thine. Lord, altogether lovely! then at last High shall the guerdon be, Thy kiss outweigh the weary ages past Of hearts that brake for Thee. ...... Yet now I know Thee as the hidden Bread, The living …
Frances Bevan—Hymns of Ter Steegen, Suso, and Others
Wisdom and Revelation.
Then Miriam the prophet, Aaron's sister, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women followed her, with timbrels and dancing.
1 Samuel 18:6
When the men were returning home after David had killed the Philistine, the women came out from all the towns of Israel to meet King Saul with singing and dancing, with joyful songs and with timbrels and lyres.
2 Samuel 6:14
Wearing a linen ephod, David was dancing before the LORD with all his might,
Begin the music, strike the timbrel, play the melodious harp and lyre.
As they make music they will sing, "All my fountains are in you."
praise him with timbrel and dancing, praise him with the strings and pipe,
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