Song of Solomon 8:8-12 NLT

8 "We have a little sister too young for breasts. What will we do if someone asks to marry her?
9 If she is chaste, we will strengthen and encourage her. But if she is promiscuous, we will shut her off from men. a " Young Woman:

References for Song of Solomon 8:9

    • p 8:9 - Hebrew <I>If she is a wall, we will build battlements of silver on her; but if she is a door, we will surround her with panels of cedar.</I>
      10 "I am chaste, and I am now full breasted. And my lover is content with me.
      11 "Solomon has a vineyard at Baal-hamon, which he rents to some farmers there. Each of them pays one thousand pieces of silver b for its use.

      References for Song of Solomon 8:11

        • q 8:11 - Hebrew <I>1,000 shekels of silver,</I> about 25 pounds or 11.4 kilograms in weight; also in 8:12.
          12 But as for my own vineyard, O Solomon, you can take my thousand pieces of silver. And I will give two hundred pieces of silver c to those who care for its vines." Young Man:

          References for Song of Solomon 8:12

            • r 8:12 - Hebrew <I>200 [shekels],</I> about 5 pounds or 2.3 kilograms in weight.