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Song of Songs 2:8 CSB

8 Listen! My love [is approaching]. Look! Here he comes, leaping over the mountains, bounding over the hills.

Study tools for Song of Songs 2:8

  • a 2:1 - Not the modern flower, but a common wildflower in northern Israel; perhaps a meadow saffron
  • b 2:1 - Or lotus
  • c 2:3 - Or apple
  • d 2:4 - Lit the house of wine
  • e 2:4 - Or and his banner over me is love
  • f 2:5 - Or apples
  • g 2:5 - Sg 5:8
  • h 2:6 - Or Let his left hand be under . . . ,and his right hand embrace me
  • i 2:6 - Sg 8:3
  • j 2:7 - Sg 3:5; 5:8; 8:4
  • k 2:7 - Lit until it pleases
  • l 2:7 - Sg 3:5; 8:4
  • m 2:9 - Sg 2:17; 8:14
  • n 2:12 - Or pruning
  • o 2:14 - Or form
  • p 2:16 - Sg 6:3; 7:10; 8:6
  • q 2:17 - Lit breathes
  • r 2:17 - Sg 2:9
  • s 2:17 - Sg 4:5-6; 8:14