Psalms 33:17

NET ©

A horse disappoints those who trust in it for victory; despite its great strength, it cannot deliver.

NIV ©

A horse is a vain hope for deliverance; despite all its great strength it cannot save.

NASB ©

A horse is a false hope for victory; Nor does it deliver anyone by its great strength.

NLT ©

Don’t count on your warhorse to give you victory––for all its strength, it cannot save you.

MSG ©

Horsepower is not the answer; no one gets by on muscle alone.

BBE ©

A horse is a false hope; his great power will not make any man free from danger.

NRSV ©

The war horse is a vain hope for victory, and by its great might it cannot save.

NKJV ©

A horse is a vain hope for safety; Neither shall it deliver any by its great strength.

KJV
An horse
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[is] a vain thing
<08267>
for safety
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neither shall he deliver
<04422> (8762)
[any] by his great
<07230>
strength
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HEBREW
jlmy
<04422>
al
<03808>
wlyx
<02428>
brbw
<07230>
hewstl
<08668>
owoh
<05483>
rqs (33:17)
<08267>
LXXM
(32:17) qeudhv
<5571>  
A-NSM
ippov
<2462>  
N-NSM
eiv
<1519>  
PREP
swthrian
<4991>  
N-ASF
en
<1722>  
PREP
de
<1161>  
PRT
plhyei
<4128>  
N-DSN
dunamewv
<1411>  
N-GSF
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
ou
<3364>  
ADV
swyhsetai
<4982>  
V-FPI-3S
NET © [draft] ITL
A horse
<05483>
disappoints
<08267>
those who trust in it for victory
<08668>
; despite its great
<07230>
strength
<02428>
, it cannot
<03808>
deliver
<04422>
.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “a lie [is] the horse for victory.”