Psalm 138:6
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּי־
7311 [e]רָ֣ם
on highV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
3068 [e]יְ֭הוָה
Yahweh [is]N-proper-ms
8217 [e]וְשָׁפָ֣ל
and yet the lowlyConj-w | Adj-ms
7200 [e]יִרְאֶ֑ה
He regardsV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
1364 [e]וְ֝גָבֹ֗הַּ
but the high [one]Conj-w | Adj-ms
4801 [e]מִמֶּרְחָ֥ק
from afarPrep-m | N-ms
3045 [e]יְיֵדָֽע׃
He knowsV-Qal-Imperf-3ms

Hebrew Texts
תהילים 138:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּי־רָ֣ם יְ֭הוָה וְשָׁפָ֣ל יִרְאֶ֑ה וְ֝גָבֹ֗הַּ מִמֶּרְחָ֥ק יְיֵדָֽע׃

תהילים 138:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי־רם יהוה ושפל יראה וגבה ממרחק יידע׃

תהילים 138:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי־רם יהוה ושפל יראה וגבה ממרחק יידע׃

תהילים 138:6 Hebrew Bible
כי רם יהוה ושפל יראה וגבה ממרחק יידע׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For though the LORD is exalted, Yet He regards the lowly, But the haughty He knows from afar.

King James Bible
Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Though the LORD is exalted, He takes note of the humble; but He knows the haughty from a distance.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Psalm 51:17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite …

Psalm 113:5,6 Who is like to the LORD our God, who dwells on high…

1 Samuel 2:7,8 The LORD makes poor, and makes rich: he brings low, and lifts up…

Proverbs 3:34 Surely he scorns the scorners: but he gives grace to the lowly.

Isaiah 57:15 For thus said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose …

Isaiah 66:2 For all those things has my hand made, and all those things have …

Luke 1:51-53 He has showed strength with his arm; he has scattered the proud in …

Luke 14:11 For whoever exalts himself shall be abased; and he that humbles himself …

Luke 18:14 I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than …

James 4:6 But he gives more grace. Why he said, God resists the proud, but …

1 Peter 5:5,6 Likewise, you younger, submit yourselves to the elder. Yes, all of …

but the proud

Exodus 18:11 Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing …

Job 40:11,12 Cast abroad the rage of your wrath: and behold every one that is …

Isaiah 2:11,17 The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men …

Ezekiel 28:1-9 The word of the LORD came again to me, saying…

Daniel 4:37 Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honor the King of heaven, …

Daniel 5:20-24 But when his heart was lifted up, and his mind hardened in pride, …

Acts 12:22,23 And the people gave a shout, saying, It is the voice of a god, and …

afar off

Psalm 139:2 You know my sitting down and my rising up, you understand my thought afar off.

Matthew 25:41 Then shall he say also to them on the left hand, Depart from me, …

2 Thessalonians 1:9 Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence …

Psalm 138:6Psalm 138:6 NIVPsalm 138:6 NLTPsalm 138:6 ESVPsalm 138:6 NASBPsalm 138:6 KJVPsalm 138:6 Bible AppsPsalm 138:6 Biblia ParalelaPsalm 138:6 Chinese BiblePsalm 138:6 French BiblePsalm 138:6 German BibleBible Hub
Psalm 138:5
Top of Page
Top of Page