Song of Songs 7 CSB

Man

1 How beautiful are your sandaled feet, princess!a The curves of your thighs are like jewelry, the handiwork of a master.

References for Song of Songs 7:1

    • a 7:1 - Lit daughter of a nobleman or prince
      2 Your navel is a rounded bowl; it never lacks mixed wine. Your waistb is a mound of wheat surrounded by lilies.

      References for Song of Songs 7:2

        • b 7:2 - Or belly
          3 Your breasts are like two fawns, twins of a gazelle.c

          References for Song of Songs 7:3

            • c 7:3 - Sg 4:5
              4 Your neck is like a tower of ivory,d your eyes like pools in Heshbon by the gate of Bath-rabbim. Your nose is like the tower of Lebanon looking toward Damascus.

              References for Song of Songs 7:4

                • d 7:4 - Sg 4:4
                  5 Your head crowns youe like Mount Carmel, the hair of your head like purple cloth- a king could be held captive in your tresses.

                  References for Song of Songs 7:5

                    • e 7:5 - Lit head upon you is
                      6 How beautiful you are and how pleasant, [my] love, with such delights!
                      7 Your stature is like a palm tree; your breasts are clusters [of fruit].
                      8 I said, "I will climb the palm tree and take hold of its fruit."f May your breasts be like clusters of grapes, and the fragrance of your breath like apricots.g

                      References for Song of Songs 7:8

                        • f 7:8 - Pr 5:19
                        • g 7:8 - Sg 2:3
                          9 Your mouthh is like fine wine- flowing smoothly for my love gliding past my lips and teeth!i

                          References for Song of Songs 7:9

                            • h 7:9 - Lit palate
                            • i 7:9 - LXX, Syr, Vg; MT reads past lips of sleepers

                              Woman

                              10 I belong to my love, and his desirej is for me.k

                              References for Song of Songs 7:10

                                • j 7:10 - Gn 3:16; 4:7
                                • k 7:10 - Sg 2:16; 6:3; 8:6
                                  11 Come, my love, let's go to the field; let's spend the night among the henna blossoms.l

                                  References for Song of Songs 7:11

                                    • l 7:11 - Or the villages
                                      12 Let's go early to the vineyards; let's see if the vine has budded, if the blossom has opened, if the pomegranates are in bloom.m There I will give you my love.

                                      References for Song of Songs 7:12

                                          13 The mandrakesn give off a fragrance, and at our doors is every delicacy- new as well as old. I have treasured them up for you, my love.

                                          References for Song of Songs 7:13

                                            • n 7:13 - Gn 30:14-16