Psalms 115:17

NET ©

The dead do not praise the Lord, nor do any of those who descend into the silence of death.

NIV ©

It is not the dead who praise the LORD, those who go down to silence;

NASB ©

The dead do not praise the LORD, Nor do any who go down into silence;

NLT ©

The dead cannot sing praises to the LORD, for they have gone into the silence of the grave.

MSG ©

Dead people can't praise GOD--not a word to be heard from those buried in the ground.

BBE ©

The dead do not give praise to the Lord; or those who go down to the underworld.

NRSV ©

The dead do not praise the LORD, nor do any that go down into silence.

NKJV ©

The dead do not praise the LORD, Nor any who go down into silence.

KJV
The dead
<04191> (8801)
praise
<01984> (8762)
not the LORD
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neither any that go down
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into silence
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HEBREW
hmwd
<01745>
ydry
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lk
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alw
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hy
<03050>
wllhy
<01984>
Mytmh
<04191>
al (115:17)
<03808>
LXXM
(113:25) ouc
<3364>  
ADV
oi
<3588>  
T-NPM
nekroi
<3498>  
N-NPM
ainesousin
<134>  
V-FAI-3P
se
<4771>  
P-AS
kurie
<2962>  
N-VSM
oude
<3761>  
CONJ
pantev
<3956>  
A-NPM
oi
<3588>  
T-NPM
katabainontev
<2597>  
V-PAPNP
eiv
<1519>  
PREP
adou
<86>  
N-GSM
NET © [draft] ITL
The dead
<04191>
do not
<03808>
praise
<01984>
the Lord
<03050>
, nor
<03808>
do any
<03605>
of those who descend
<03381>
into the silence
<01745>
of death.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “silence,” a metonymy here for death (see Ps 94:17).