Psalms 146:4

“His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

His breath goeth foorth, he returneth to his earth: in that very day his thoughts perish.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

His spirit departs, he returns to the earth; In that very day his thoughts perish.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; In that very day his thoughts perish.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Man's breath goes out, he is turned back again to dust; in that day all his purposes come to an end.
- Basic English Bible

His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his purposes perish.
- Darby Bible

His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.
- Webster's Bible

His spirit departs, and he returns to the earth. In that very day, his thoughts perish.
- World English Bible

His spirit goeth forth, he returneth to his earth, In that day have his thoughts perished.
- Youngs Literal Bible

His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his dust; in that very day his thoughts perish.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 146:4


146:4 That day - As soon as ever he is dead. Thoughts - All his designs and endeavours either for himself or for others.


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