New International Version
A loving doe, a graceful deer-- may her breasts satisfy you always, may you ever be intoxicated with her love.
King James Bible
Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love.
Darby Bible Translation
As a lovely hind and a graceful roe, let her breasts satisfy thee at all times: be thou ravished continually with her love.
World English Bible
A loving doe and a graceful deer-- let her breasts satisfy you at all times. Be captivated always with her love.
Young's Literal Translation
A hind of loves, and a roe of grace! Let her loves satisfy thee at all times, In her love magnify thyself continually.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The loving hind and pleasant roe - By אילת aiyeleth, the deer; by יעלה yaalah, the ibex or mountain goat, may be meant.
Let her breasts satisfy thee - As the infant is satisfied with the breasts of its mother; so shouldst thou be with the wife of thy youth.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
satisfy thee or water thee
be thou always ravished with her love
LibraryThe Cords of Sin
'His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sins.'--PROVERBS v. 22. In Hosea's tender picture of the divine training of Israel which, alas! failed of its effect, we read, 'I drew them with cords of a man,' which is further explained as being 'with bands of love.' The metaphor in the prophet's mind is probably that of a child being 'taught to go' and upheld in its first tottering steps by leading-strings. God drew Israel, though Israel did not yield …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Sinners Bound with the Cords of Sin
Second Great Group of Parables.
Why, my son, be intoxicated with another man's wife? Why embrace the bosom of a wayward woman?
Song of Solomon 2:9
My beloved is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look! There he stands behind our wall, gazing through the windows, peering through the lattice.
Song of Solomon 2:17
Until the day breaks and the shadows flee, turn, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or like a young stag on the rugged hills.
Song of Solomon 4:5
Your breasts are like two fawns, like twin fawns of a gazelle that browse among the lilies.
Song of Solomon 7:3
Your breasts are like two fawns, like twin fawns of a gazelle.
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