Psalms 24:7

NET ©

Look up, you gates! Rise up, you eternal doors! Then the majestic king will enter!

NIV ©

Lift up your heads, O you gates; be lifted up, you ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in.

NASB ©

Lift up your heads, O gates, And be lifted up, O ancient doors, That the King of glory may come in!

NLT ©

Open up, ancient gates! Open up, ancient doors, and let the King of glory enter.

MSG ©

Wake up, you sleepyhead city! Wake up, you sleepyhead people! King-Glory is ready to enter.

BBE ©

Let your heads be lifted up, O doors; be lifted up, O you eternal doors: that the King of glory may come in.

NRSV ©

Lift up your heads, O gates! and be lifted up, O ancient doors! that the King of glory may come in.

NKJV ©

Lift up your heads, O you gates! And be lifted up, you everlasting doors! And the King of glory shall come in.

KJV
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NET © [draft] ITL
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NET © Notes

tn Heb “lift up your heads.” The gates of the Lord’s dwelling place are here personified. The idiom “lift up the head” often means “be confident, bold” (see Judg 8:28; Job 10:15; Ps 83:2; Zech 1:21).

tn Heb “lift yourselves up.”

tn Or “king of glory.”

tn Following the imperatives of the preceding lines, the prefixed verbal form with vav (ו) conjunctive indicates purpose or result.