Song of Solomon 8:3
New International Version
His left arm is under my head and his right arm embraces me.

New Living Translation
Your left arm would be under my head, and your right arm would embrace me.

English Standard Version
His left hand is under my head, and his right hand embraces me!

Berean Study Bible
His left hand is under my head, and his right arm embraces me.

New American Standard Bible
"Let his left hand be under my head And his right hand embrace me."

King James Bible
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

Christian Standard Bible
May his left hand be under my head, and his right arm embrace me.

Contemporary English Version
Put your left hand under my head and embrace me with your right arm.

Good News Translation
Your left hand is under my head, and your right hand caresses me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
His left hand is under my head, and his right arm embraces me.

International Standard Version
Let his left hand be under my head, and let his right hand embrace me.

NET Bible
His left hand caresses my head, and his right hand stimulates me.

New Heart English Bible
His left hand would be under my head. His right hand would embrace me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
His left hand is under my head. His right hand caresses me.

JPS Tanakh 1917
His left hand should be under my head, And his right hand should embrace me.

New American Standard 1977
“Let his left hand be under my head, And his right hand embrace me.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

King James 2000 Bible
His left hand is under my head, and his right hand embraces me.

American King James Version
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

American Standard Version
His left hand'should be under my head, And his right hand should embrace me.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
His left hand under my head, and his right hand shall embrace me.

Darby Bible Translation
His left hand would be under my head, And his right hand embrace me.

English Revised Version
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

Webster's Bible Translation
His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

World English Bible
His left hand would be under my head. His right hand would embrace me.

Young's Literal Translation
His left hand is under my head, And his right doth embrace me.
Study Bible
Longing for Her Beloved
2I would lead you and bring you to the house of my mother who taught me. I would give you spiced wine to drink, the nectar of my pomegranates. 3His left hand is under my head, and his right arm embraces me. 4O daughters of Jerusalem, I adjure you: Do not arouse or awaken love until the time is right.…
Cross References
Song of Solomon 8:2
I would lead you and bring you to the house of my mother who taught me. I would give you spiced wine to drink, the nectar of my pomegranates.

Song of Solomon 8:4
O daughters of Jerusalem, I adjure you: Do not arouse or awaken love until the time is right.

Treasury of Scripture

His left hand should be under my head, and his right hand should embrace me.

Song of Solomon 2:6
His left hand is under my head, and his right hand doth embrace me.

Deuteronomy 33:27
The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms: and he shall thrust out the enemy from before thee; and shall say, Destroy them.

Isaiah 62:4,5
Thou shalt no more be termed Forsaken; neither shall thy land any more be termed Desolate: but thou shalt be called Hephzibah, and thy land Beulah: for the LORD delighteth in thee, and thy land shall be married…







Lexicon
His left hand
שְׂמֹאלוֹ֙ (śə·mō·lōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8040: Dark, the north, the left hand

is under
תַּ֣חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

my head,
רֹאשִׁ֔י (rō·šî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 7218: The head

and his right arm
וִֽימִינ֖וֹ (wî·mî·nōw)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3225: The right hand, side, the south

embraces me.
תְּחַבְּקֵֽנִי׃ (tə·ḥab·bə·qê·nî)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - third person feminine singular | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 2263: To clasp, embrace
8:1-4 The church wishes for the constant intimacy and freedom with the Lord Jesus that a sister has with a brother. That they might be as his brethren, which they are, when by grace they are made partakers of a Divine nature. Christ is become as our Brother; wherever we find him, let us be ready to own our relation to him, and affection for him, and not fear being despised for it. Is there in us an ardent wish to serve Christ more and better? What then have we laid up in store, to show our affection to the Beloved of our souls? What fruit unto holiness? The church charges all her children that they never provoke Christ to withdraw. We should reason with ourselves, when tempted to do what would grieve the Spirit.
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