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Song Of Solomon 6:8

    Song of Solomon 6:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, and virgins without number.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    There are three score queens, and fourscore concubines, and virgins without number.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, And virgins without number.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    There are sixty queens, and eighty servant-wives, and young girls without number.

    Webster's Revision

    There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, And virgins without number.

    World English Bible

    There are sixty queens, eighty concubines, and virgins without number.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, and virgins without number.

    Definitions for Song of Solomon 6:8

    Fourscore - Eighty.
    Threescore - Sixty.
    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Song of Solomon 6:8

    There are threescore queens - Though there be sixty queens, and eighty concubines, or secondary wives, and virgins innumerable, in my harem, yet thou, my dove, my undefiled, art אצת achath, One, the Only One, she in whom I delight beyond all.

    Wesley's Notes on Song of Solomon 6:8

    6:8 Threescore - A certain number for an uncertain. The sense seems to be this, there are many beautiful queens and concubines in the world, in the courts of princes, but none of them is to be compared with my spouse.