New International Version
While the king was at his table, my perfume spread its fragrance.
King James Bible
While the king sitteth at his table, my spikenard sendeth forth the smell thereof.
Darby Bible Translation
While the king is at his table, My spikenard sendeth forth its fragrance.
World English Bible
While the king sat at his table, my perfume spread its fragrance.
Young's Literal Translation
While the king is in his circle, My spikenard hath given its fragrance.
Song of Solomon 1:12 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
While the king sitteth at his table - במסבו bimsibbo, in his circle, probably meaning the circle of his friends at the marriage festivals, or a round table.
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The contents of this book justify the description of it in the title, i. 1, as the "loveliest song"--for that is the meaning of the Hebrew idiom "song of songs." It abounds in poetical gems of the purest ray. It breathes the bracing air of the hill country, and the passionate love of man for woman and woman for man. It is a revelation of the keen Hebrew delight in nature, in her vineyards and pastures, flowers and fruit trees, in her doves and deer and sheep and goats. It is a song tremulous from …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on his head.
Then Mary took about a pint of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she poured it on Jesus' feet and wiped his feet with her hair. And the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.
Song of Solomon 1:11
We will make you earrings of gold, studded with silver.
Song of Solomon 4:14
nard and saffron, calamus and cinnamon, with every kind of incense tree, with myrrh and aloes and all the finest spices.
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