Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Myrrh and aloes, cassia, are all thy garments; out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made thee glad.

New American Standard Bible

All Your garments are fragrant with myrrh and aloes and cassia; Out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made You glad.

King James Version

All thy garments smell of myrrh, and aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory palaces, whereby they have made thee glad.

Holman Bible

Myrrh, aloes, and cassia perfume all your garments;
from ivory palaces harps bring you joy.

International Standard Version

All your clothes are scented with myrrh, aloes, and cassia. From ivory palaces stringed instruments have made you glad.

A Conservative Version

All thy garments [smell of] myrrh, and aloes, [and] cassia. Out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made thee glad.

American Standard Version

All thy garments'smell of myrrh, and aloes, and cassia; Out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made thee glad.

Amplified

Your garments are all fragrant with myrrh, aloes, and cassia; stringed instruments make You glad.

Bible in Basic English

Your robes are full of the smell of all sorts of perfumes and spices; music from the king's ivory houses has made you glad.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

All thy garments smell of myrrh and aloes and cassia, out of the ivory palaces, by which they have made thee glad.

Julia Smith Translation

Myrrh and aloes, cassia, all thy garments, from the temples of ivory, by which they gladdened thee.

King James 2000

All your garments smell of myrrh, and aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory palaces, by which they have made you glad.

Lexham Expanded Bible

All your robes [are scented with] myrrh and aloes [and] cassia. From palaces of ivory stringed instruments gladden you.

Modern King James verseion

All Your garments smell of myrrh, and aloes and cassia, out of the ivory palaces, by which they have made You glad.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

All thy garments smell of myrrh, aloes and cassia, when thou comest out of thine ivory palaces in thy beautiful glory.

NET Bible

All your garments are perfumed with myrrh, aloes, and cassia. From the luxurious palaces comes the music of stringed instruments that makes you happy.

New Heart English Bible

All your garments smell like myrrh, aloes, and cassia. Out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made you glad.

The Emphasized Bible

Myrrh and aloes, cassias, all thy garments, - Out of the palaces of ivory, the tones of strings, have rejoiced thee.

Webster

All thy garments smell of myrrh, and aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory palaces, by which they have made thee glad.

World English Bible

All your garments smell like myrrh, aloes, and cassia. Out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made you glad.

Youngs Literal Translation

Myrrh and aloes, cassia! all thy garments, Out of palaces of ivory Stringed instruments have made thee glad.

Context Readings

A Royal Wedding Song

7 Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated wickedness; therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy companions. 8 Myrrh and aloes, cassia, are all thy garments; out of ivory palaces stringed instruments have made thee glad. 9 Kings' daughters are among thine honourable women; upon thy right hand doth stand the queen in gold of Ophir.


Cross References

John 19:39

And Nicodemus also, who at first came to Jesus by night, came, bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pounds weight.

Song of Songs 1:3

Thine ointments savour sweetly; Thy name is an ointment poured forth: Therefore do the virgins love thee.

Matthew 2:11

And having come into the house they saw the little child with Mary his mother, and falling down did him homage. And having opened their treasures, they offered to him gifts, gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.

Exodus 30:23-24

And thou, take best spices of liquid myrrh five hundred shekels, and of sweet cinnamon the half two hundred and fifty, and of sweet myrtle two hundred and fifty,

1 Kings 22:39

And the rest of the acts of Ahab, and all that he did, and the ivory house that he built, and all the cities that he built, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel?

Psalm 16:11

Thou wilt make known to me the path of life: thy countenance is fulness of joy; at thy right hand are pleasures for evermore.

Psalm 45:15

With joy and gladness shall they be brought; they shall enter into the king's palace.

Psalm 150:4

Praise him with the tambour and dance; praise him with stringed instruments and the pipe;

Song of Songs 1:13

A bundle of myrrh is my beloved unto me; He shall pass the night between my breasts.

Song of Songs 3:6

Who is this, she that cometh up from the wilderness Like pillars of smoke, Perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, With all powders of the merchant? ...

Song of Songs 4:6

Until the day dawn, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of myrrh, And to the hill of frankincense.

Song of Songs 4:13-14

Thy shoots are a paradise of pomegranates, with precious fruits; Henna with spikenard plants;

Song of Songs 5:1

I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk. Eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, beloved ones!

Song of Songs 5:5

I rose up to open to my beloved; And my hands dropped with myrrh, And my fingers with liquid myrrh, Upon the handles of the lock.

Song of Songs 5:13

His cheeks are as a bed of spices, raised beds of sweet plants; His lips lilies, dropping liquid myrrh.

Amos 3:15

And I will smite the winter-house with the summer-house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and many houses shall have an end, saith Jehovah.

John 14:2

In my Father's house there are many abodes; were it not so, I had told you: for I go to prepare you a place;

2 Corinthians 2:14-16

But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumph in the Christ, and makes manifest the odour of his knowledge through us in every place.

Hebrews 12:2

looking stedfastly on Jesus the leader and completer of faith: who, in view of the joy lying before him, endured the cross, having despised the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.

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