Song of Solomon 1:1

“The song of songs, which is Solomon's.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The song of songs, which is Solomons.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The Song of Songs, which is Solomon's.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The Song of songs, which is Solomon's.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The song of Songs, which is Solomon's.
- Basic English Bible

The song of songs, which is Solomon's.
- Darby Bible

The song of songs, which is Solomon's.
- Webster's Bible

The Song of songs, which is Solomon's. Beloved
- World English Bible

The Song of Songs, that [is] Solomon's.
- Youngs Literal Bible

THE SONG of songs, which is Solomon's.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 1:1

1:1 The song - The most excellent of all songs. And so this might well be called, whether you consider the author of it, who was a great prince, and the wisest of all mortal men; or the subject of it, which is not Solomon, but a greater than Solomon, even Christ, and his marriage with the church; or the matter of it, which is most lofty, containing in it the noblest of all the mysteries contained either in the Old or the New Testament; most pious and pathetical, breathing forth the hottest flames of love between Christ and his people, most sweet and comfortable, and useful to all that read it with serious and Christian eyes.

Discussion for Song of Solomon 1

  • Fank
    One ought to love the Lord Jesus on the same none like Thee
  • David
    That book is amazing to read so many time you never say o my i do not read anymore what aver there it true , God show how to love your Life partner and care for her rest of your life that is there in that Song of Solomon ,
  • BSP
    The loving expressions found in this chapter are good examples of the beautiful and up building speech that should exist in a loving relationship.
  • Lu2677
    This is a romantic love song by Solomon to a woman! Given as an example as how men are suppose to love their wives.
  • Nghia huynh
    I agree with Mary's idea . As I went through the chapters song of songs , there was a female mentioned here, and she was black. And the whole chapters never mentioned God. When we read the Bible that mentioned about the Queen Shiba, I already got my thought that she perhaps became King Salomon's lover and so on.
  • Adriano Belotti
    I think the Song of Solomon is true in what loves is all about. Some times we do things that pulls us from what God wants from us and do wat we think God wants us to do. Love is the only thing that God has for us that makes Him forgive us for those things. The same in a marriage. If one makes a mistake ask for forgiveness from your hard as we do to God and be sincere. Love is for eve so is God.

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