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Song Of Solomon 7:7

    Song of Solomon 7:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    This thy stature is like to a palm tree, and thy breasts to clusters of grapes.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    This your stature is like to a palm tree, and your breasts to clusters of grapes.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    This thy stature is like to a palm-tree, And thy breasts to its clusters.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    You are tall like a palm-tree, and your breasts are like the fruit of the vine.

    Webster's Revision

    This thy stature is like to a palm-tree, And thy breasts to its clusters.

    World English Bible

    This, your stature, is like a palm tree, your breasts like its fruit.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    This thy stature is like to a palm tree, and thy breasts to clusters of grapes.

    Definitions for Song of Solomon 7:7

    Stature - Maturity of life; age; adultness.

    Clarke's Commentary on Song of Solomon 7:7

    Like to a palm tree - Which is remarkably straight, taper, and elegant.

    And thy breasts to clusters of grapes - Dates are the fruit of the palm tree; they grow in clusters; and it is these, not grapes, which are intended.

    Barnes' Notes on Song of Solomon 7:7

    This thy stature - The king now addresses the bride, comparing her to palm, vine, and apple-tree for nobility of form and pleasantness of fruit; and the utterances of her mouth to sweetest wine.

    Wesley's Notes on Song of Solomon 7:7

    7:7 Palm - tree - Tall and strait, or upright. And he seems to mention the palm - tree, rather than any other, because it is constantly green and flourishing, and grows upward in spite of all pressures.