Of the sons of Koʹrah. A melody, a song. 87 His foundation is in the holy mountains.+ 2 Jehovah is more in love with the gates of Zion+Than with all the tabernacles of Jacob.+ 3 Glorious things are being spoken about you, O city of the [true] God.+ Seʹlah. 4 I shall make mention of Raʹhab*+ and Babylon*+ as among those knowing me;Here are Phi·lisʹti·a+ and Tyre, together with Cush:*“This is one who was born there.”+ 5 And respecting Zion it will be said:“Each and every one* was born in her.”+And the Most High+ himself will firmly establish her.+ 6 Jehovah himself will declare, when recording the peoples:+“This is one who was born there.”+ Seʹlah. 7 There will also be singers as well as dancers of circle dances:+“All my springs are in you.”+
^ “And Babylon,” LXXVg; Heb., u·Va·velʹ, “and Babel.”
^ “Cush.” Heb., Kush; LXXVg, “the Ethiopian people.”
^ Or, “the Stormer.” T, “the Egyptians.” Compare 89:10 ftn.
^ Or, “[This] man and [that] man.”