Song of Solomon 2:1-7 NIV

Beloved

1 I am a rosea1 of Sharon,2 a lily3 of the valleys.

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    • a 2:1 - Possibly a member of the crocus family

      Lover

      2 Like a lily among thorns is my darling among the maidens.

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          Beloved

          3 Like an apple tree among the trees of the forest is my lover4 among the young men. I delight5 to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste.6

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          4 He has taken me to the banquet hall,7 and his banner8 over me is love.

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          5 Strengthen me with raisins, refresh me with apples,9 for I am faint with love.10

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          6 His left arm is under my head, and his right arm embraces me.11

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          7 Daughters of Jerusalem, I charge you12 by the gazelles and by the does of the field: Do not arouse or awaken love until it so desires.13

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