Psalms 147:16

“He giveth snow like wool: he scattereth the hoarfrost like ashes.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He giueth snow like wooll: he scattereth the hoare frost like ashes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He gives snow like wool; He scatters the frost like ashes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He giveth snow like wool; He scattereth the hoar-frost like ashes.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He gives snow like wool; he sends out ice-drops like dust.
- Basic English Bible

He giveth snow like wool, scattereth the hoar frost like ashes;
- Darby Bible

He giveth snow like wool: he scattereth the hoar-frost like ashes.
- Webster's Bible

He gives snow like wool, and scatters frost like ashes.
- World English Bible

Who is giving snow like wool, Hoar-frost as ashes He scattereth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He giveth snow like wool; He scattereth the hoar-frost like ashes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 147:16


147:16 Like wool - Not only in colour and shape, and softness, but also in use, keeping the fruits of the earth warm. Ashes - In colour and smallness of parts, as also in its burning quality.


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