Song of Songs 1:5-7 CSB

Young Women of Jerusalem


5 Daughters of Jerusalem, I am dark like the tents of Kedar, yet lovely like the curtains of Solomon.

References for Song of Songs 1:5

      6 Do not stare at me because I am dark, for the sun has gazed on me. My mother's sons were angry with me; they made me a keeper of the vineyards. I have not kept my own vineyard.a

      References for Song of Songs 1:6

        • g 1:6 - Lit my vineyard, which is mine; Sg 8:12
          7 Tell me, you, the one I love: Where do you pasture your sheep? Where do you let them rest at noon? Why should I be like one who veils herselfbc beside the flocks of your companions?

          References for Song of Songs 1:7

            • h 1:7 - Or who wanders
            • i 1:7 - To express shame or grief, or to conceal identity as a prostitute would; Gn 38:14-15