Song of Solomon 2:1-11 NRS

1 I am a rose a of Sharon, a lily of the valleys.

References for Song of Solomon 2:1

    • b 2:1 - Heb [crocus]
      2 As a lily among brambles, so is my love among maidens.
      3 As an apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among young men. With great delight I sat in his shadow, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.
      4 He brought me to the banqueting house, and his intention toward me was love.
      5 Sustain me with raisins, refresh me with apples; for I am faint with love.
      6 O that his left hand were under my head, and that his right hand embraced me!
      7 I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, by the gazelles or the wild does: do not stir up or awaken love until it is ready!
      8 The voice of my beloved! Look, he comes, leaping upon the mountains, bounding over the hills.
      9 My beloved is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look, there he stands behind our wall, gazing in at the windows, looking through the lattice.
      10 My beloved speaks and says to me: "Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away;
      11 for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone.