Parallel Verses

Amplified

[She said] I am only a little rose or autumn crocus of the plain of Sharon, or a [humble] lily of the valleys [that grows in deep and difficult places].

New American Standard Bible

"I am the rose of Sharon, The lily of the valleys."

King James Version

I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.

Holman Bible

I am a rose of Sharon,
a lily of the valleys.

International Standard Version

I'm a flower from Sharon, a lily of the valleys.

A Conservative Version

I am a rose of Sharon. A lily of the valleys.

American Standard Version

I am a rose of Sharon, A lily of the valleys.

Bible in Basic English

I am a rose of Sharon, a flower of the valleys.

Darby Translation

I am a narcissus of Sharon, A lily of the valleys.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I am the lily of the field and the rose of the valleys.

Julia Smith Translation

I am the flower of the plain, the lily of the valleys

King James 2000

I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I [am] a rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys.

Modern King James verseion

I am the rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I am the flower of the field, and lilies of the valleys.

NET Bible

The Beloved to Her Lover: I am a meadow flower from Sharon, a lily from the valleys.

New Heart English Bible

I am a crocus of Sharon, a lily of the valleys.

The Emphasized Bible

SHEI am The meadow-saffron of Sharon, The lily of the valleys.

Webster

I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.

World English Bible

I am a rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys. Lover

Youngs Literal Translation

As a lily among the thorns,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I am the rose
חבצּלת 
Chabatstseleth 
Usage: 2

of Sharon
שׁרון 
Sharown 
Usage: 7

and the lily
שׁושׁנּה שׁשׁן שׁושׁן שׁוּשׁן 
Shuwshan 
Usage: 15

References

Hastings

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Dialogue Between Maiden And Her Beloved

1 [She said] I am only a little rose or autumn crocus of the plain of Sharon, or a [humble] lily of the valleys [that grows in deep and difficult places]. 2 But Solomon replied, Like the lily among thorns, so are you, my love, among the daughters.


Cross References

Song of Songs 5:13

His cheeks are like a bed of spices or balsam, like banks of sweet herbs yielding fragrance. His lips are like bloodred anemones or lilies distilling liquid [sweet-scented] myrrh.

Isaiah 35:1-2

The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad; the desert shall rejoice and blossom like the rose and the autumn crocus.

Hosea 14:5

I will be like the dew and the night mist to Israel; he shall grow and blossom like the lily and cast forth his roots like [the sturdy evergreens of] Lebanon.

Psalm 85:11

Truth shall spring up from the earth, and righteousness shall look down from heaven.

Song of Songs 2:16

[She said distinctly] My beloved is mine and I am his! He pastures his flocks among the lilies.

Song of Songs 6:3

I am my beloved's [garden] and my beloved is mine! He feeds among the lilies [which grow there].

Isaiah 57:15

For thus says the high and lofty One -- "He Who inhabits eternity, Whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, but with him also who is of a thoroughly penitent and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble and to revive the heart of the thoroughly penitent [bruised with sorrow for sin].

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