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Song Of Solomon 1:13

    Song of Solomon 1:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A bundle of myrrh is my well-beloved unto me; he shall lie all night betwixt my breasts.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A bundle of myrrh is my well-beloved to me; he shall lie all night between my breasts.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh, That lieth betwixt my breasts.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    As a bag of myrrh is my well-loved one to me, when he is at rest all night between my breasts.

    Webster's Revision

    My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh, That lieth betwixt my breasts.

    World English Bible

    My beloved is to me a sachet of myrrh, that lies between my breasts.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh, that lieth betwixt my breasts.

    Definitions for Song of Solomon 1:13

    Betwixt - Between; in an intermediate position.

    Clarke's Commentary on Song of Solomon 1:13

    He shall lie all night betwixt my breasts - Mr. Harmer contends that it is the bundle of myrrh which the bride says shall lie all night betwixt her breasts, to which she compares the bridegroom, his name being as pleasing and refreshing to her mind, as the myrrh or stacte was to her senses, by its continual fragrance.

    Barnes' Notes on Song of Solomon 1:13

    Render: A bag of myrrh is my beloved to me, which lodgeth in my bosom.

    Wesley's Notes on Song of Solomon 1:13

    1:13 Myrrh - Myrrh, was ever reckoned among the best perfumes. Shall lie - This phrase may denote the churches intimate union with, and hearty affection to Christ.