111 Praise Jah!*+ א [Aleph] I will praise Jehovah with all my heart+ב [Beth]In the assembled group of upright ones and in the congregation. ג [Gimel] 2 The works of Jehovah are great;+ד [Daleth]They are studied by all those finding pleasure in them.+ ה [He] 3 His activity is glorious and splendid,ו [Waw]And his righteousness endures forever.+ ז [Zayin] 4 He causes his wonderful works to be remembered.+ ח [Heth] Jehovah is compassionate* and merciful.+ ט [Teth] 5 Food he gives to those fearing him.+ י [Yod] He remembers his covenant forever.+ כ [Kaph] 6 He has revealed to his people his powerful worksל [Lamed]By giving them the inheritance of the nations.+ מ [Mem] 7 The works of his hands are truth and justice;+נ [Nun]Trustworthy are all his orders.+ ס [Samekh] 8 They are always reliable,* now and forever;ע [Ayin]They are made in truth and righteousness.+ פ [Pe] 9 He has given redemption to his people.+ צ [Tsade] He commanded that his covenant should last forever. ק [Qoph] His name is holy and awe-inspiring.+ ר [Resh] 10 The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of wisdom.+ ש [Sin] All those observing his orders* show good insight.+ ת [Taw] His praise endures forever.
^ Or “Hallelujah!” “Jah” is a shortened form of the name Jehovah.
^ Or “gracious.”
^ Or “well-founded.”
^ Lit., “them.”