Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments,
Your neck with strings of beads.”

King James Version

Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels, thy neck with chains of gold.

Holman Bible

Your cheeks are beautiful with jewelry,
your neck with its necklace.

International Standard Version

Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments, your neck with strings of jewels.

A Conservative Version

Thy cheeks are comely with plaits [of hair], thy neck with strings of jewels.

American Standard Version

Thy cheeks are comely with plaits of hair , Thy neck with strings of jewels.

Amplified


“Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments,
Your neck with strings of jewels.”

Bible in Basic English

Your face is a delight with rings of hair, your neck with chains of jewels.

Darby Translation

Thy cheeks are comely with bead-rows, Thy neck with ornamental chains.

Julia Smith Translation

Thy cheeks were beautiful with with rows, thy neck with strings of pearls.

King James 2000

Your cheeks are lovely with rows of jewels, your neck with chains of gold.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Your cheeks are beautiful with ornaments, your neck with strings of jewels.

Modern King James verseion

Your cheeks are beautiful with ornaments, your neck with chains.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then shall thy cheeks and thy neck be made fair, and hanged with spangles and goodly jewels:

NET Bible

Your cheeks are beautiful with ornaments; your neck is lovely with strings of jewels.

New Heart English Bible

Your cheeks are beautiful with earrings, your neck with strings of jewels.

The Emphasized Bible

Comely are thy cheeks, with bead-rows, thy neck, with strings of gems.

Webster

Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels, thy neck with chains of gold.

World English Bible

Your cheeks are beautiful with earrings, your neck with strings of jewels.

Youngs Literal Translation

Comely have been thy cheeks with garlands, Thy neck with chains.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לחי 
L@chiy 
Usage: 21

נאה 
Na'ah 
Usage: 3

with rows
תּר תּור 
Towr 
Usage: 4

צוּארה צוּרן צוּר צוּאר 
Tsavva'r 
Usage: 43

with chains
חרוּז 
Charuwz 
Usage: 1

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

Man's Poetic Praise Of His Beloved

9 To me, my darling, you are like
My mare among the chariots of Pharaoh.
10 “Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments,
Your neck with strings of beads.”
11 We will make for you ornaments of gold
With beads of silver.”



Cross References

Song of Songs 5:13

“His cheeks are like a bed of balsam,
Banks of sweet-scented herbs;
His lips are lilies
Dripping with liquid myrrh.

Ezekiel 16:11-13

I adorned you with ornaments, put bracelets on your hands and a necklace around your neck.

Genesis 24:22

When the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing a half-shekel and two bracelets for her wrists weighing ten shekels in gold,

Genesis 24:47

Then I asked her, and said, ‘Whose daughter are you?’ And she said, ‘The daughter of Bethuel, Nahor’s son, whom Milcah bore to him’; and I put the ring on her nose, and the bracelets on her wrists.

Genesis 41:42

Then Pharaoh took off his signet ring from his hand and put it on Joseph’s hand, and clothed him in garments of fine linen and put the gold necklace around his neck.

Numbers 31:50

So we have brought as an offering to the Lord what each man found, articles of gold, armlets and bracelets, signet rings, earrings and necklaces, to make atonement for ourselves before the Lord.”

Proverbs 1:9

Indeed, they are a graceful wreath to your head
And ornaments about your neck.

Song of Songs 4:9

“You have made my heart beat faster, my sister, my bride;
You have made my heart beat faster with a single glance of your eyes,
With a single strand of your necklace.

Isaiah 3:18-21

In that day the Lord will take away the beauty of their anklets, headbands, crescent ornaments,

Isaiah 61:10

I will rejoice greatly in the Lord,
My soul will exult in my God;
For He has clothed me with garments of salvation,
He has wrapped me with a robe of righteousness,
As a bridegroom decks himself with a garland,
And as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

1 Peter 3:4

but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.

2 Peter 1:3-4

seeing that His divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.

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