Parallel Verses

Amplified

[Joyfully the radiant bride turned to him, the one altogether lovely, the chief among ten thousand to her soul, and with unconcealed eagerness to begin her life of sweet companionship with him, she answered] Make haste, my beloved, and come quickly, like a gazelle or a young hart [and take me to our waiting home] upon the mountains of spices!

New American Standard Bible

"Hurry, my beloved, And be like a gazelle or a young stag On the mountains of spices."

King James Version

Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices.

Holman Bible

W Hurry to me, my love,
and be like a gazelle
or a young stag
on the mountains of spices.

International Standard Version

Come quickly, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young stag on the mountains of spices.

A Conservative Version

Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices.

American Standard Version

Make haste, my beloved, And be thou like to a roe or to a young hart Upon the mountains of spices.

Bible in Basic English

Come quickly, my loved one, and be like a roe on the mountains of spice.

Darby Translation

Haste, my beloved, And be thou like a gazelle or a young hart Upon the mountains of spices.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Run, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices.

Julia Smith Translation

Flee, my beloved, and be it likened to thee to the roe or to the fawn of the hinds upon the mountains of spices.

King James 2000

Make haste, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young stag upon the mountains of spices.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Flee, my beloved! {Be like a gazelle} or {a young stag} upon {the perfumed mountains}!

Modern King James verseion

Hurry, my Beloved, and be like a gazelle, or a young deer, the stag, on the mountains of spices.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O get thee away, my love, as a roe or a young hart unto the sweet smelling mountains.

NET Bible

The Beloved to Her Lover: Make haste, my beloved! Be like a gazelle or a young stag on the mountains of spices.

New Heart English Bible

Come away, my beloved. Be like a gazelle or a young stag on the mountains of spices.

The Emphasized Bible

SHECome quickly, my beloved, and resemble thou a gazelle, or a young stag, upon the mountains of balsam-trees.

Webster

Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like a roe or a young hart upon the mountains of spices.

World English Bible

Come away, my beloved! Be like a gazelle or a young stag on the mountains of spices!

Youngs Literal Translation

Or to a young one of the harts on mountains of spices!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּרח 
Barach 
Usage: 64

my beloved
דּד דּוד 
Dowd 
Usage: 61

and be thou like
דּמה 
Damah 
Usage: 30

to a roe
צבי 
Ts@biy 
Usage: 32

or to a young
עפר 
`opher 
Usage: 5

איּל 
'ayal 
Usage: 11

הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

Closing Words Of Mutual Love

13 O you who dwell in the gardens, your companions have been listening to your voice -- "now cause me to hear it. 14 [Joyfully the radiant bride turned to him, the one altogether lovely, the chief among ten thousand to her soul, and with unconcealed eagerness to begin her life of sweet companionship with him, she answered] Make haste, my beloved, and come quickly, like a gazelle or a young hart [and take me to our waiting home] upon the mountains of spices!


Cross References

Song of Songs 2:17

[Then, longingly addressing her absent shepherd, she cried] Until the day breaks and the shadows flee away, return hastily, O my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young hart as you cover the mountains [which separate us].

Song of Songs 2:9

My beloved is like a gazelle or a young hart. Behold, he stands behind the wall of our house, he looks in through the windows, he glances through the lattice.

Revelation 22:17

The [Holy] Spirit and the bride (the church, the true Christians) say, Come! And let him who is listening say, Come! And let everyone come who is thirsty [who is painfully conscious of his need of those things by which the soul is refreshed, supported, and strengthened]; and whoever [earnestly] desires to do it, let him come, take, appropriate, and drink the water of Life without cost.

Revelation 22:20

He Who gives this warning and affirms and testifies to these things says, Yes (it is true). [Surely] I am coming quickly (swiftly, speedily). Amen (so let it be)! Yes, come, Lord Jesus!

Song of Songs 4:6

Until the day breaks and the shadows flee away, [in my thoughts] I will get to the mountain of myrrh and the hill of frankincense [to him whom my soul adores].

Luke 19:12

He therefore said, A certain nobleman went into a distant country to obtain for himself a kingdom and then to return.

Philippians 1:23

But I am hard pressed between the two. My yearning desire is to depart (to be free of this world, to set forth) and be with Christ, for that is far, far better;

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