Proverbs 7:18
New International Version
Come, let’s drink deeply of love till morning; let’s enjoy ourselves with love!

New Living Translation
Come, let’s drink our fill of love until morning. Let’s enjoy each other’s caresses,

English Standard Version
Come, let us take our fill of love till morning; let us delight ourselves with love.

Berean Study Bible
Come, let us take our fill of love till morning. Let us delight in loving caresses!

King James Bible
Come, let us take our fill of love until the morning: let us solace ourselves with loves.

New King James Version
Come, let us take our fill of love until morning; Let us delight ourselves with love.

New American Standard Bible
“Come, let’s drink our fill of love until morning; Let’s delight ourselves with caresses.

NASB 1995
“Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning; Let us delight ourselves with caresses.

NASB 1977
“Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning; Let us delight ourselves with caresses.

Amplified Bible
“Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning; Let us console and delight ourselves with love.

Christian Standard Bible
Come, let’s drink deeply of lovemaking until morning. Let’s feast on each other’s love!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Come, let’s drink deeply of lovemaking until morning. Let’s feast on each other’s love!

American Standard Version
Come, let us take our fill of love until the morning; Let us solace ourselves with loves.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Come let us delight in love until the morning and we shall embrace each other in desire,

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Come, and let us enjoy love until the morning; come, and let us embrace in love.

Contemporary English Version
"Let's go there and make love all night.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Come, let us be inebriated with the breasts, and let us enjoy the desired embraces, till the day appear.

English Revised Version
Come, let us take our fill of love until the morning; let us solace ourselves with loves.

Good News Translation
Come on! Let's make love all night long. We'll be happy in each other's arms.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Come, let's drink our fill of love until morning. Let's enjoy making love,

International Standard Version
Come, let's make love until dawn; let's comfort ourselves with love,

JPS Tanakh 1917
Come, let us take our fill of love until the morning; Let us solace ourselves with loves.

Literal Standard Version
Come, we are filled [with] love until the morning, We delight ourselves in loves.

NET Bible
Come, let's drink deeply of lovemaking until morning, let's delight ourselves with sexual intercourse.

New Heart English Bible
Come, let's take our fill of loving until the morning. Let's solace ourselves with loving.

World English Bible
Come, let's take our fill of loving until the morning. Let's solace ourselves with loving.

Young's Literal Translation
Come, we are filled with loves till the morning, We delight ourselves in loves.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Warnings about the Adulteress
17I have perfumed my bed with myrrh, with aloes, and with cinnamon. 18Come, let us take our fill of love till morning. Let us delight in loving caresses! 19For my husband is not at home; he has gone on a long journey.…

Cross References
Proverbs 7:17
I have perfumed my bed with myrrh, with aloes, and with cinnamon.

Proverbs 7:19
For my husband is not at home; he has gone on a long journey.


Treasury of Scripture

Come, let us take our fill of love until the morning: let us solace ourselves with loves.









Verse 18. - Let us take our fill of love; let us intoxicate ourselves (inebriemur, Vulgate); as though the reason were overthrown by sensual passion as much as by drunkenness. The bride in Song of Solomon 1:2 says, "Thy love is better than, wine" (see Proverbs 5:15, 19, and note there),

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Come,
לְכָ֤ה (lə·ḵāh)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 1980: To go, come, walk

let us take our fill
נִרְוֶ֣ה (nir·weh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect Cohortative if contextual - first person common plural
Strong's 7301: To be saturated, drink one's fill

of love
דֹ֭דִים (ḏō·ḏîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1730: To love, a love-token, lover, friend, an uncle

until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

the morning.
הַבֹּ֑קֶר (hab·bō·qer)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1242: Dawn, morning

Let us delight
נִ֝תְעַלְּסָ֗ה (niṯ·‘al·lə·sāh)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect Cohortative - first person common plural
Strong's 5965: To leap for, joy, exult, wave joyously

in loving caresses!
בָּאֳהָבִֽים׃ (bā·’o·hā·ḇîm)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 159: Love (noun)


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