Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

To me, my darling, you are like
My mare among the chariots of Pharaoh.

King James Version

I have compared thee, O my love, to a company of horses in Pharaoh's chariots.

Holman Bible

I compare you, my darling,
to a mare among Pharaoh’s chariots.

International Standard Version

My darling, I compare you to a mare among Pharaoh's chariots.

A Conservative Version

I have compared thee, O my love, to a steed in Pharaoh's chariots.

American Standard Version

I have compared thee, O my love, To a steed in Pharaoh's chariots.

Amplified


“To me, my love, you are like
My [favorite] mare among the chariots of Pharaoh.

Bible in Basic English

I have made a comparison of you, O my love, to a horse in Pharaoh's carriages.

Darby Translation

I compare thee, my love, To a steed in Pharaoh's chariots.

Julia Smith Translation

To my mares in Pharaoh's chariots I likened thee, O my neighbor.

King James 2000

I have compared you, O my love, to a mare of Pharaoh's chariots.

Lexham Expanded Bible

To a mare among the chariots of Pharaoh, I compare you, my beloved.

Modern King James verseion

O My love, I have compared you to My mares among Pharaoh's chariots.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There will I tarry for thee, my love, with mine host and with my chariots, which shall be no fewer than Pharaoh's.

NET Bible

The Lover to His Beloved: O my beloved, you are like a mare among Pharaoh's stallions.

New Heart English Bible

I have compared you, my love, to a steed in Pharaoh's chariots.

The Emphasized Bible

To a mare of mine, in the chariots of Pharaoh, have I likened thee, my fair one!

Webster

I have compared thee, O my love, to a company of horses in Pharaoh's chariots.

World English Bible

I have compared you, my love, to a steed in Pharaoh's chariots.

Youngs Literal Translation

To my joyous one in chariots of Pharaoh, I have compared thee, my friend,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּמה 
Damah 
Usage: 30

thee, O my love
רעיה 
Ra`yah 
Usage: 9

to a company of horses
סוּסה 
Cuwcah 
Usage: 1

פּרעה 
Par`oh 
Usage: 268

Verse Info

Context Readings

Man's Poetic Praise Of His Beloved

8 If thou know not, O thou fairest among women, go forth, following the footprints of the flock and feed thy little female goats beside the booths of the shepherds. 9 To me, my darling, you are like
My mare among the chariots of Pharaoh.
10 Thy cheeks are beautiful between the earrings, thy neck between the necklaces.



Cross References

Song of Songs 2:2

As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the virgins.

Song of Songs 2:10

My beloved spoke and said unto me, Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away.

Song of Songs 2:13

the fig tree has put forth her green figs, and the vines in blossom have given forth their fragrance. Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.

1 Kings 10:28

And Solomon had horses brought out of Egypt and linen yarn, for the king's merchants bought the horses and yarn.

2 Chronicles 1:14-17

And Solomon gathered chariots and horsemen, and he had a thousand four hundred chariots and twelve thousand horsemen, which he placed in the chariot cities and with the king at Jerusalem.

Song of Songs 1:15

Behold, thou art fair, my love; behold, thou art fair; thou hast doves' eyes.

Song of Songs 4:1

Behold, thou art fair, my love; behold, thou art fair; thou hast doves' eyes within thy locks; thy hair is as a flock of goats that appear from Mount Gilead.

Song of Songs 4:7

Thou art all fair, my love; there is no spot in thee.

Song of Songs 5:2

I sleep, but my heart watches for the voice of my beloved that knocks at the door, Open to me, my sister, my love, my dove, my perfect one: for my head is filled with dew, and my locks with the drops of the night.

Song of Songs 6:4

Thou art beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, as desirable as Jerusalem, imposing as the standard-bearer of the army.

Isaiah 31:1

Woe to those that go down to Egypt for help; and trust in horses and place their hope in chariots because they are many and in horsemen, because they are valiant, but they did not look unto the Holy One of Israel, neither did they seek the LORD!

John 15:14-15

Ye are my friends if ye do whatsoever I command you.

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