Psalm 2:1
Parallel Strong's
Berean Study Bible
Why do the nations rage and the peoples plot in vain?

Young's Literal Translation
Why have nations tumultuously assembled? And do peoples meditate vanity?

King James Bible
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing?

לָ֭מָּה (lām·māh)
Strong's 4100: What?, what!, indefinitely what

do the nations
גוֹיִ֑ם (ḡō·w·yim)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

רָגְשׁ֣וּ (rā·ḡə·šū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 7283: To be in tumult or commotion

and the peoples
וּ֝לְאֻמִּ֗ים (ū·lə·’um·mîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3816: A community

יֶהְגּוּ־ (yeh·gū-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 1897: To moan, growl, utter, speak, muse

in vain?
רִֽיק׃ (rîq)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7385: Emptiness, a worthless thing, in vain


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