Psalms 8:9

“O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O Lord our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O LORD, our Lord, How majestic is Your name in all the earth!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

O Jehovah, our Lord, How excellent is thy name in all the earth! Psalm 9 For the Chief Musician; set to Muthlabben. A Psalm of David.
- American Standard Version (1901)

O Lord, our Lord, how noble is your name in all the earth!
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!
- Darby Bible

O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! For the Chief Musician. Set to "The Death of the Son." A Psalm by David.
- World English Bible

Jehovah, our Lord, How honourable Thy name in all the earth!
- Youngs Literal Bible

(8:10) O LORD, our Lord, how glorious is Thy name in all the earth!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 8

  • Mild Bill
    Alex,"meaning he was gonna MULTIPLY himself".When you say "meaning",I see an idea not supported by sound understanding of scripture.I see you reading "into" those verses the meaning you want to see.Text out of context is a pretext.I have tried to show you that some other ideas, like" THE BABES AND THE SUCKLINGS THAT WILL DESTROY HIS ENEMY"are flawed also.You need a more careful study to not err.
  • Alex
    Bill the main theme of the bible is Multiplication, Member Abraham wanted a posterity but was without children AND TOO OLD TO HAVE ANY But God made him a PROMISE that he wd be the father of many nations, resulting in the nation of Israel,but natural Israel did not please GOD, answers to Ismael th flesh.but when God cd sware by no greater he swore by himself meaning he was gonna MULTIPLY himself.
  • Alex
    Bill even in the natural a bride and bridegoom become 1, We are gonna become 1 with him Thats y Jesus said to whom the WORD ( THAT GOOD SEED ) CAME IT MADE THEM GODS AND THE SCRIPTURE CANNOT BE BROKEN, GODS IS PLURAL, THUS WE SEE THAT GREAT PROMISE IN THESE WORDS, I WILL MULTIPLY THY SEED AS THE STARS OF HEAVEN. The mystery of the kingdom of God is Christ in you resulting from that GOOD SEED .GBU
  • Mild Bill
    Alex you err about multiplication."God wants to multiply himself",no,the creatures never ever become the creator. That is a lie from the garden."Christ was the beginning of this multiplication",no,Christ is God and always was.Your text references,in context,do not support/imply YOUR idea that we are a multiplication of Christ.To be the Christ means to personally never have to need forgiveness.U do
  • Alex
    Bill there is but 1 God the father but this 1 God wants to multiply himself via his seed. Christ was the beginning of this multiplication via his seed. i will make him my 1st born. which was the beginning of this divine multiplication. The Father wd not instruct all the angels to worship his son if he were not God.God himself wd be breaking the 1st commandment IF CHRIST were not GOD THE SON. GBU
  • Alex
    Bill the eternal life you speak of is thru tHE H.G. THE Promise CHILD, that which is BORN of the spirit is SPIRIT,Behold i send the Promise of my father upon you which was baptism of the H.G. Christ is not impotent he has a seed to sow in humanity impling multiplication of very GOD IN US RESULTING IN TH NEW BIRTH, As we have borne the image of the earthy we must also bear the image of the heavenly