New International Version
I adorned you with jewelry: I put bracelets on your arms and a necklace around your neck,
King James Bible
I decked thee also with ornaments, and I put bracelets upon thy hands, and a chain on thy neck.
Darby Bible Translation
And I decked thee with ornaments, and I put bracelets upon thy hands, and a chain on thy neck;
World English Bible
I decked you with ornaments, and I put bracelets on your hands, and a chain on your neck.
Young's Literal Translation
And I adorn thee with adornments, And I give bracelets for thy hands, And a chain for thy neck.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I clothed thee also with broidered work - Cloth on which various figures, in various colors, were wrought by the needle.
With badgers'skin - See Exodus 25:6. The same kind of skin with which the tabernacle was covered.
Fine linen - בשש beshesh, with cotton. I have seen cloth of this kind enveloping the finest mummies.
I covered thee with silk - משי meshi. Very probably the produce of the silk-worm.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
forehead [heb] nose
LibraryHow Saints May Help the Devil
One way in which sinners frequently excuse themselves is by endeavoring to get some apology for their own iniquities from the inconsistencies of God's people. This is the reason why there is much slander in the world. A true Christian is a rebuke to the sinner, wherever he goes he is a living protest against the evil of sin. Hence it is that the worldling makes a dead set upon a pious man. His language in his heart is, "He accuses me to my face; I cannot bear the sight of his holy character; it makes …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 5: 1859
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When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a beka and two gold bracelets weighing ten shekels.
"I asked her, 'Whose daughter are you?' "She said, 'The daughter of Bethuel son of Nahor, whom Milkah bore to him.' "Then I put the ring in her nose and the bracelets on her arms,
Then Pharaoh took his signet ring from his finger and put it on Joseph's finger. He dressed him in robes of fine linen and put a gold chain around his neck.
They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.
Song of Solomon 4:9
You have stolen my heart, my sister, my bride; you have stolen my heart with one glance of your eyes, with one jewel of your necklace.
the earrings and bracelets and veils,
You also took the fine jewelry I gave you, the jewelry made of my gold and silver, and you made for yourself male idols and engaged in prostitution with them.
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