(Cant 7:4 ) should be simply "pools," as in the Revised Version. The reservoirs near Heshbon (q.v.) were probably stocked with fish ( 2 Samuel 2:13 ; 4:12 ; Isaiah 7:3 ; Isaiah 22:9 Isaiah 22:11 ).
These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Fish-pools". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .