Song of Solomon 2:16
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New International Version
My beloved is mine and I am his; he browses among the lilies.

King James Bible
My beloved is mine, and I am his: he feedeth among the lilies.

Darby Bible Translation
My beloved is mine, and I am his; He feedeth [his flock] among the lilies,

World English Bible
My beloved is mine, and I am his. He browses among the lilies.

Young's Literal Translation
My beloved is mine, and I am his, Who is delighting among the lilies,

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

My beloved is mine - The words of the bride on his entering: "I am thy own; thou art wholly mine."

He feedeth among the lilies - The odor with which he is surrounded is as fine as if he passed the night among the sweetest scented flowers.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

beloved

Songs 6:3 I am my beloved's, and my beloved is mine: he feeds among the lilies.

Songs 7:10,13 I am my beloved's, and his desire is toward me...

Psalm 48:14 For this God is our God for ever and ever: he will be our guide even to death.

Psalm 63:1 O God, you are my God; early will I seek you: my soul thirsts for you, my flesh longs for you in a dry and thirsty land...

Jeremiah 31:33 But this shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel; After those days, said the LORD...

1 Corinthians 3:21-23 Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours...

Galatians 2:20 I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ lives in me...

Revelation 21:2,3 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband...

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Songs 2:1 I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.

Songs 1:7 Tell me, O you whom my soul loves, where you feed, where you make your flock to rest at noon...

Songs 6:3 I am my beloved's, and my beloved is mine: he feeds among the lilies.

Library
Song of Songs
The contents of this book justify the description of it in the title, i. 1, as the "loveliest song"--for that is the meaning of the Hebrew idiom "song of songs." It abounds in poetical gems of the purest ray. It breathes the bracing air of the hill country, and the passionate love of man for woman and woman for man. It is a revelation of the keen Hebrew delight in nature, in her vineyards and pastures, flowers and fruit trees, in her doves and deer and sheep and goats. It is a song tremulous from
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Song of Solomon 1:7
Tell me, you whom I love, where you graze your flock and where you rest your sheep at midday. Why should I be like a veiled woman beside the flocks of your friends?

Song of Solomon 4:5
Your breasts are like two fawns, like twin fawns of a gazelle that browse among the lilies.

Song of Solomon 6:2
My beloved has gone down to his garden, to the beds of spices, to browse in the gardens and to gather lilies.

Song of Solomon 6:3
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine; he browses among the lilies.

Song of Solomon 7:10
I belong to my beloved, and his desire is for me.

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