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Song of Solomon 1:4 DBY

4 Draw me, we will run after thee! -- The king hath brought me into his chambers -- We will be glad and rejoice in thee, We will remember a thy love more than wine. They love thee uprightly.

References for Song of Solomon 1:4

    • c 1:4 - Or 'celebrate.'

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      • a 1:1 - The separate paragraphs indicate, as far as possible, the succession of the various speakers.
      • b 1:2 - Heb. 'loves:' so ver. 4; chs. 4.10; 7.12. It is the same word as that used in the singular for the 'beloved,' ver. 13, &c., whence also the name David.
      • c 1:4 - Or 'celebrate.'
      • d 1:6 - Or 'hath burned me.'
      • e 1:7 - Others, 'roving.'
      • f 1:9 - Or 'friend:' it is feminine and occurs in ver. 15; chs. 2.2,10,13; 4.1,7; 5.2; 6.4. (It is not the same as chs. 2.7; 3.5; 7.6; 8.4.) This feminine form of the word is only found in this Book and Judg. 11.37,38, and Ps. 45.14. The masculine form 'friend' occurs in ch. 5.1,16; 2Sam. 15.37; 16.16, &c.
      • g 1:13 - Or 'That passeth the night,' or 'abideth.'