Song of Solomon 8:2-12 NAS

2 "I would lead you and 1bring you Into the house of my mother, who used to instruct me; I would give you spiced wine to drink from the juice of my pomegranates.

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3 "Let 2his left hand be under my head And his right hand embrace me."

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4 "a3I want you to swear, O daughters of Jerusalem, bDo not arouse or awaken my love Until cshe pleases."

References for Song of Solomon 8:4

    • Ø 8:4 - BRIDEGROOM
    • Ù 8:4 - Or "Why should you arouse"
    • Ú 8:4 - Or "it"
      5 "d4Who is this coming up from the wilderness Leaning on her beloved?" "e Beneath the f5 apple tree I awakened you; There your mother was in labor with you, There she was in labor and gave you birth.

      References for Song of Solomon 8:5

        • Û 8:5 - CHORUS
        • Ü 8:5 - BRIDE
        • Ý 8:5 - Or "apricot"
          6 "Put me like a gseal over your heart, Like a 6seal on your arm. For love is as strong as death, h7Jealousy is as severe as Sheol; Its flashes are flashes of fire, iThe very flame of the LORD.

          References for Song of Solomon 8:6

            • Þ 8:6 - Or "signet"
            • ß 8:6 - Or Its "ardor is as inflexible"
            • à 8:6 - Another reading is "A vehement flame"
              7 "Many waters cannot quench love, Nor will rivers overflow it; 8If a man were to give all the riches of his house for love, It would be utterly despised."

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              8 "jWe have a little sister, And she 9has no breasts; What shall we do for our sister On the day when she is spoken for?

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              9 "If she is a wall, We will build on her a battlement of silver; But if she is a door, We will barricade her with 10planks of cedar."

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              10 "kI was a wall, and 11my breasts were like towers; Then I became in his eyes as one who finds peace.

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              11 "Solomon had a 12vineyard at Baal-hamon; He 13entrusted the vineyard to 14caretakers. Each one was to bring a 15thousand shekels of silver for its 16fruit.

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              12 "My very own vineyard is lat my disposal; The thousand shekels are for you, Solomon, And two hundred are for those who take care of its fruit."

              References for Song of Solomon 8:12

                • ã 8:12 - Lit "before me"