New International Version
Your plants are an orchard of pomegranates with choice fruits, with henna and nard,
King James Bible
Thy plants are an orchard of pomegranates, with pleasant fruits; camphire, with spikenard,
Darby Bible Translation
Thy shoots are a paradise of pomegranates, with precious fruits; Henna with spikenard plants;
World English Bible
Your shoots are an orchard of pomegranates, with precious fruits: henna with spikenard plants,
Young's Literal Translation
Thy shoots a paradise of pomegranates, With precious fruits,
Song of Solomon 4:13 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thy plants are an orchard of pomegranates - This seems to refer to the fecundity of the bride or Jewish queen; to the former it would be a prediction; to the latter, a statement of what had already taken place. The word פרדס pardes, which we translate an orchard, is the same which has given birth to our paradise, a garden of pleasure. The other expressions, in this and the following verse, seem to refer wholly to matters of a connubial nature.
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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
What is Meant by "Altogether Lovely"
I made gardens and parks and planted all kinds of fruit trees in them.
Song of Solomon 1:14
My beloved is to me a cluster of henna blossoms from the vineyards of En Gedi.
Song of Solomon 2:3
Like an apple tree among the trees of the forest is my beloved among the young men. I delight to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste.
Song of Solomon 4:16
Awake, north wind, and come, south wind! Blow on my garden, that its fragrance may spread everywhere. Let my beloved come into his garden and taste its choice fruits.
Song of Solomon 6:11
I went down to the grove of nut trees to look at the new growth in the valley, to see if the vines had budded or the pomegranates were in bloom.
Song of Solomon 7:12
Let us go early to the vineyards to see if the vines have budded, if their blossoms have opened, and if the pomegranates are in bloom-- there I will give you my love.
Song of Solomon 7:13
The mandrakes send out their fragrance, and at our door is every delicacy, both new and old, that I have stored up for you, my beloved.
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