Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Who is she that looks forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and awesome as an army with banners?

New American Standard Bible

'Who is this that grows like the dawn, As beautiful as the full moon, As pure as the sun, As awesome as an army with banners?'

King James Version

Who is she that looketh forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and terrible as an army with banners?

Holman Bible

Y Who is this who shines like the dawn—
as beautiful as the moon,
bright as the sun,
awe-inspiring as an army with banners?

International Standard Version

Who is this who appears like the dawn, beautiful as the moon, bright as the sun, awesome as an army with banners?

A Conservative Version

Who is she who looks forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, sublime as an army with banners?

American Standard Version

Who is she that looketh forth as the morning, Fair as the moon, Clear as the sun, Terrible as an army with banners?

Amplified

[The ladies asked] Who is this that looks forth like the dawn, fair as the moon, clear and pure as the sun, and terrible as a bannered host?

Bible in Basic English

Who is she, looking down as the morning light, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, who is to be feared like an army with flags?

Darby Translation

Who is she that looketh forth as the dawn, Fair as the moon, clear as the sun, Terrible as troops with banners?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Who is she that shows herself forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and imposing as the standard-bearer of the army?

Julia Smith Translation

Who this looking forth as the morning, beautiful as the moon, clear as the sun, a terror as those being furnished with banners?

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Who [is] this that looks down like the dawn, beautiful as the moon, {bright as the sun}, {overwhelming as an army with banners}?"

Modern King James verseion

Who is she who looks forth like the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, awesome as armies with banners?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

What is she, this that peepeth out as the morning, fair as the moon, excellent as the sun, glorious as an army of men with their banners?

NET Bible

"Who is this who appears like the dawn? Beautiful as the moon, bright as the sun, awe-inspiring as the stars in procession?"

New Heart English Bible

Who is she who looks forth as the morning, beautiful as the moon, clear as the sun, and awesome as an army with banners?

The Emphasized Bible

THEYWho is this, that looketh forth like the dawn, beautiful as the moon, pure as the sun, majestic as bannered hosts?

Webster

Who is she that looketh forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and terrible as an army with banners?

World English Bible

Who is she who looks forth as the morning, beautiful as the moon, clear as the sun, and awesome as an army with banners?

Youngs Literal Translation

Who is this that is looking forth as morning, Fair as the moon -- clear as the sun, Awe-inspiring as bannered hosts?'

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁקף 
Shaqaph 
Usage: 22

as the morning
שׁחר 
Shachar 
Usage: 24

יפה 
Yapheh 
Usage: 41

as the moon
לבנה 
L@banah 
Usage: 3

בּר 
Bar 
Usage: 7

as the sun
חמּה 
Chammah 
Usage: 6

and terrible
אים 
'ayom 
Usage: 3

Context Readings

The Maiden's Beauty Is Without Peer

9 My dove, my perfect one, is the only one; she is the only one of her mother, she is the favorite one of her that bore her. The daughters saw her, and blessed her; yea, the queens and the concubines, and they praised her. 10 Who is she that looks forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and awesome as an army with banners? 11 I went down into the garden of nuts to see the blossoms of the valley, and to see whether the vine had budded, and the pomegranates were in bloom.



Cross References

Song of Songs 6:4

You are beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, lovely as Jerusalem, awesome as an army with banners.

Job 31:26

If I beheld the sun when it shined, or the moon moving in brightness;

Song of Songs 3:6

Who is this that comes out of the wilderness like pillars of smoke, perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, with all the fragrant powders of the merchant?

Matthew 17:2

And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his clothing was white as the light.

2 Samuel 23:4

And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun rises, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth, by clear shining after rain.

Job 11:17

And your life shall be brighter than the noonday; you shall shine forth, you shall be as the morning.

Psalm 14:5

There were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Proverbs 4:18

But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more unto the perfect day.

Song of Songs 8:5

Who is this that comes up from the wilderness, leaning upon her beloved? I awakened you under the apple tree: there your mother brought you forth: there she brought you forth that bore you.

Isaiah 58:8

Then shall your light break forth as the morning, and your health shall spring forth speedily: and your righteousness shall go before you; the glory of the LORD shall be your rear guard.

Isaiah 63:1

Who is this that comes from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, traveling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.

Hosea 6:5

Therefore have I hewn them by the prophets; I have slain them by the words of my mouth: and your judgments are as the light that goes forth.

Malachi 4:2

But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and you shall go forth, and grow up like calves of the stall.

Matthew 13:43

Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Who has ears to hear, let him hear.

Romans 8:37

Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us.

Ephesians 5:27

That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish.

Revelation 10:1

And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud: and a rainbow was upon his head, and his face was as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire:

Revelation 12:1

And there appeared a great sign in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars:

Revelation 21:10-11

And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and showed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God,

Revelation 21:23

And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God is its light, and the Lamb is its lamp.

Revelation 22:5

And there shall be no night there; and they need no lamp, neither light of the sun; for the Lord God gives them light: and they shall reign forever and ever.

Revelation 22:16

I Jesus have sent my angel to testify unto you these things in the churches. I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.

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