Song of Solomon 6:7
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English Standard Version
Your cheeks are like halves of a pomegranate behind your veil.

King James Bible
As a piece of a pomegranate are thy temples within thy locks.

American Standard Version
Thy temples are like a piece of a pomegranate Behind thy veil.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thy cheeks are as the bark of a pomegranate, beside what is hidden within thee.

English Revised Version
Thy temples are like a piece of a pomegranate behind thy veil.

Webster's Bible Translation
As a piece of pomegranate are thy temples within thy locks.

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Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

The daughters of Jerusalem now offer to seek along with Shulamith for her beloved, who had turned away and was gone.

1 Whither has thy beloved gone,

   Thou fairest of women?

   Whither has thy beloved turned,

   That we may seek him with thee?

The longing remains with her even after she has wakened, as the after effect of her dream. In the morning she goes forth and meets with the daughters of Jerusalem. They cause Shulamith to describe her friend, and they ask whither he has gone. They wish to know the direction in which he disappeared from her, the way which he had probably taken (פנה, R. פן .R, to drive, to urge forward, to turn from one to another), that with her they might go to seek him (Vav of the consequence or the object, as at Psalm 83:17). The answer she gives proceeds on a conclusion which she draws from the inclination of her beloved.

Song of Solomon 6:7 Parallel Commentaries

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Cross References
Song of Solomon 4:1
Behold, you are beautiful, my love, behold, you are beautiful! Your eyes are doves behind your veil. Your hair is like a flock of goats leaping down the slopes of Gilead.

Song of Solomon 4:3
Your lips are like a scarlet thread, and your mouth is lovely. Your cheeks are like halves of a pomegranate behind your veil.

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