Song of Solomon

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Song of Solomon 1:11

“Wee will make thee borders of golde, with studdes of siluer.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

We will make thee borders of gold with studs of silver.
- King James Version

"We will make for you ornaments of gold With beads of silver."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

We will make thee plaits of gold With studs of silver.
- American Standard Version (1901)

We will make you chains of gold with ornaments of silver.
- Basic English Bible

We will make thee bead-rows of gold With studs of silver.
- Darby Bible

We will make for thee borders of gold with studs of silver.
- Webster's Bible

We will make you earrings of gold, with studs of silver. Beloved
- World English Bible

Garlands of gold we do make for thee, With studs of silver!
- Youngs Literal Bible

We will make thee circlets of gold with studs of silver.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 1:11


1:11 We - I and my father. Will make - Beautiful and honourable ornaments.


Discussion for Song of Solomon 1

  • Alex
    The 2 lovers in song are christ and th church but they refer to each other as having doves eyes,husbands love your wives as christ loved the church n gave his life for it.moses commanded them to offer up 2 turtle doves for a leprosy wash them by running water his baptism then 1 had to be killed and his blood sprinkled on the living bird th church then the livin bird was set free thats us sinners
  • Kathryn
    Regardless of color. Red, Yellow, Black or Whuite we are all children of the most high God. When I stand next to someone I m not focused on their color I am focused on them being my brother or my sister .
  • Carmen
    Our Lord has great power,praise the lord for thee words Amen
  • Bert Clayton
    No swarthy was out dates so dark was used. Someone else thought they knew more from only academics and said black. Where I'm of English and German decent, "maybe" some indian, maybe. But my dad took a picture with a black man and they looked about the same color. Where when he stays out in the sun, he's get swarthy. I have a Sicilian aunt, she's very dark complected relative to my pale face.
  • Ira L Murphy Sr
    I;VE read others interpartation concearning this book. My beleaf is that i belive it's all about
    CHRIST and his church an the love he had for it.that he gave his life for it. (JOHN;3;16)
  • Alex
    The 2 lovers in Song of Solomon are Christ and the Church,THEY REFER TO EACH OTHER AS HAVING DOVES EYES. DOVES ARE SYMBOLIC OF LOVERS,HUSBAND LOVES YOUR WIVES AS CHRIST LOVE THE CHURCH AND GAVE HIS LIFE FOR IT. REMEMBER THE PRIEST HAD TO WASH 2 DOVES BY RUNNING WATER ( THE JORDAN ) BUT 1 HAD TO BE KILLED AND HIS BLOOD SPRINKLED ON THE LIVING BIRD WHICH IS THE CHURCH.THAT DOVE DESCENDED ON CHRIST.

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