New International Version
Catch for us the foxes, the little foxes that ruin the vineyards, our vineyards that are in bloom.
King James Bible
Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines: for our vines have tender grapes.
Darby Bible Translation
Take us the foxes, The little foxes, that spoil the vineyards; For our vineyards are in bloom.
World English Bible
Catch for us the foxes, the little foxes that spoil the vineyards; for our vineyards are in blossom. Beloved
Young's Literal Translation
Seize ye for us foxes, Little foxes -- destroyers of vineyards, Even our sweet-smelling vineyards.
Song of Solomon 2:15 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Take us the foxes - That these were ruinous to vines all authors allow. They love the vine, and they are eaten in autumn in some countries, according to Galen, when they are very fat with eating the grapes. They abounded in Judea; and did most damage when the clusters were young and tender. It is likely that these are the words of the bridegroom to his companions, just as he was entering the apartment of his spouse. "Take care of the vineyard: set the traps for the foxes, which are spoiling the vines; and destroy their young as far as possible."
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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 …
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He replied, "Go tell that fox, 'I will keep on driving out demons and healing people today and tomorrow, and on the third day I will reach my goal.'
Song of Solomon 2:13
The fig tree forms its early fruit; the blossoming vines spread their fragrance. Arise, come, my darling; my beautiful one, come with me."
Your prophets, Israel, are like jackals among ruins.
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