New International Version
His left arm is under my head, and his right arm embraces me.
King James Bible
His left hand is under my head, and his right hand doth embrace me.
Darby Bible Translation
His left hand is under my head, And his right hand doth embrace me.
World English Bible
His left hand is under my head. His right hand embraces me.
Young's Literal Translation
His left hand is under my head, And his right doth embrace me.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Stay me with flagons - I believe the original words mean some kind of cordials with which we are unacquainted. The versions in general understand some kind of ointment or perfumes by the first term. I suppose the good man was perfectly sincere who took this for his text, and, after having repeated, Stay me with flagons, comfort me with apples, for I am sick of love sat down, perfectly overwhelmed with his own feelings, and was not able to proceed! But while we admit such a person's sincerity, who can help questioning his judgment?
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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
Cherish her, and she will exalt you; embrace her, and she will honor you.
Song of Solomon 8:3
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