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Psalm 6

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1. For the choir director, in strings, upon the eighth.
A worship song for David
lamnêtstsêach binegîynôwth ‘al-hashshemîynîyth
mizemôwr lethôwdâh
2. Yahweh, do not in your passion rebuke me
nor in your hot rage chasten me.
YHWH ’al-be’appekhâthôwkhîychênîy
we’al-bachamâthekhâ theyaççerênîy
3. Favour me Yahweh, for feeble am I.
Heal me, O Yahweh,
for shaken my bones
chânnênîy YHWH kîy ’umlal ’ânîy
rephâ’ênîy YHWH
kîy nibehalû ‘atsâmây
4. and my soul shaken deeply -
and as for you, Yahweh, how long?
wenapheshîy nibehalâh me’ôd
we’attâ YHWH ‘ad-mâthây
5. Turn back, O Yahweh, uphold my soul,
rescue me for the sake of your kindness,
shûbâ YHWH challetsâh napheshîy
hôwshîy‘ênîy lema‘an chaçedekhâ
6. for none in death remember you -
in She'ol who gives thanks to you?
kîy ’êyn bammâweth zikherekhâ
bishe’ôwl mîy yôwdeh-lâkh
7. I weary in my sighing,
swimming through the night is my bed,
in my tears my mattress melts.
yâga‘etîy be’anechâthîy
’asecheh bekhol-laylâh mittâthîy
bedime‘âthîy ‘aresîy ’ameçeh
8. Wasted away with grief my eyes,
grown aged with all my assailants.
‘âsheshâh mikka‘aç ‘êynîy
‘âtheqâh bekhol-tsôrerây
9. Turn aside from me you workers of wickedness,
for heeded has Yahweh the voice of my weeping,
çûrû mimmennîy kol-pô‘alêy ’âwen
kîy-shâma‘ YHWH qôwl bikheyîy
10. heeded has Yahweh my favour-seeking,
Yahweh my prayer accepts
shâma‘ YHWH techinnâthîy
YHWH tephillâthîy yiqqâch
11. Let them be taken aback and shaken deeply, each of my foes,
they will turn back, taken aback, all at once.
yêbôshû weyibbâhalû me’ôd kol-’ôyebây
yâshubû yêbôshû râga‘
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