Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Let his left hand be under my head
And his right hand embrace me.”

King James Version

His left hand is under my head, and his right hand doth embrace me.

Holman Bible

His left hand is under my head,
and his right arm embraces me.

International Standard Version

I wish that his left hand were under my head, and that his right hand were embracing me!

A Conservative Version

His left hand [is] under my head, and his right hand embraces me.

American Standard Version

His left hand is under my head, And his right hand doth embrace me.

Amplified


“Let his left hand be under my head
And his right hand embrace me.”

Bible in Basic English

His left hand is under my head, and his right hand is round about me.

Darby Translation

His left hand is under my head, And his right hand doth embrace me.

Julia Smith Translation

His left hand is under my head, and his right shall embrace me.

King James 2000

His left hand is under my head, and his right hand does embrace me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

His left [hand] [is] under my head, and his right [hand] embraces me.

Modern King James verseion

His left hand is under my head, and His right hand embraces me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

His left hand lieth under my head, and his righthand shall embrace me.

NET Bible

His left hand caresses my head, and his right hand stimulates me.

New Heart English Bible

His left hand is under my head. His right hand embraces me.

The Emphasized Bible

His left hand under my head, then, his right hand, embraceth me!

Webster

His left hand is under my head, and his right hand doth embrace me.

World English Bible

His left hand is under my head. His right hand embraces me.

Youngs Literal Translation

His left hand is under my head, And his right doth embrace me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂמאל שׂמאול 
S@mo'wl 
Usage: 54

is under my head
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

and his right hand
ימין 
Yamiyn 
Usage: 139

חבק 
Chabaq 
Usage: 13

Devotionals

Devotionals about Song of Solomon 2:6

References

Hastings

Images Song of Solomon 2:6

Prayers for Song of Solomon 2:6

Context Readings

Double Refrain: Embrace And Adjuration

5 “Sustain me with raisin cakes,
Refresh me with apples,
Because I am lovesick.
6 “Let his left hand be under my head
And his right hand embrace me.”
7 I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem,
By the gazelles or by the hinds of the field,
That you do not arouse or awaken my love
Until she pleases.”



Cross References

Proverbs 4:8

Prize her, and she will exalt you;
She will honor you if you embrace her.

Song of Songs 8:3-5

“Let his left hand be under my head
And his right hand embrace me.”

Isaiah 54:5-10

“For your husband is your Maker,
Whose name is the Lord of hosts;
And your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel,
Who is called the God of all the earth.

Isaiah 62:4-5

It will no longer be said to you, “Forsaken,”
Nor to your land will it any longer be said, “Desolate”;
But you will be called, “My delight is in her,”
And your land, “Married”;
For the Lord delights in you,
And to Him your land will be married.

Jeremiah 32:41

I will rejoice over them to do them good and will faithfully plant them in this land with all My heart and with all My soul.

Zephaniah 3:17

“The Lord your God is in your midst,
A victorious warrior.
He will exult over you with joy,
He will be quiet in His love,
He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.

John 3:29

He who has the bride is the bridegroom; but the friend of the bridegroom, who stands and hears him, rejoices greatly because of the bridegroom’s voice. So this joy of mine has been made full.

Ephesians 5:25-29

Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself up for her,

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