Psalms 139:9

If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

If I take the wings of the morning: and dwell in the vttermost parts of the Sea:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

If I take the wings of the dawn, If I dwell in the remotest part of the sea,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If I take the wings of the morning, And dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea;
- American Standard Version (1901)

If I take the wings of the morning, and go to the farthest parts of the sea;
- Basic English Bible

[If] I take the wings of the dawn [and] dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea,
- Darby Bible

If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea;
- Webster's Bible

If I take the wings of the dawn, and settle in the uttermost parts of the sea;
- World English Bible

I take the wings of morning, I dwell in the uttermost part of the sea,
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 139:9


139:9 The wings - If I should flee from east to west: for the sea being the western border of Canaan, is often put for the west in scripture. And wings are poetically ascribed to the morning here, as they are elsewhere to the sun, and to the winds.


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