Psalms 104:26

“There go the ships: there is that leviathan, whom thou hast made to play therein.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

There goe the shippes; there is that Leuiathan, whom thou hast made to play therein.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

There the ships move along, {And} Leviathan, which You have formed to sport in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There go the ships; There is leviathan, whom thou hast formed to play therein.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There go the ships; there is that great beast, which you have made as a plaything.
- Basic English Bible

There go the ships; [there] that leviathan, which thou hast formed to play therein.
- Darby Bible

There go the ships: there is that leviathan, which thou hast made to play therein.
- Webster's Bible

There the ships go, and leviathan, whom you formed to play there.
- World English Bible

There do ships go: leviathan, That Thou hast formed to play in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

There go the ships; there is leviathan, whom Thou hast formed to sport therein.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 104:26


104:26 Leviathan - The whale. Therein - Who being of such a vast strength and absolute dominion in the sea, tumbles in it with great security, and sports himself with other creatures.


Discussion for Psalms 104:26

  • Charles for verse 26
    Here David has made a reference to ships on the ocean. He then also made another reference, but this time to the whales, made by God, which could be seen at play in the ocean.

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