Song of Solomon 2:2

“As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As the lillie among thornes, so is my loue among the daughters.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Like a lily among the thorns, So is my darling among the maidens."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As a lily among thorns, So is my love among the daughters.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As the lily-flower among the thorns of the waste, so is my love among the daughters.
- Basic English Bible

As the lily among thorns, So is my love among the daughters.
- Darby Bible

As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
- Webster's Bible

As a lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters. Beloved
- World English Bible

So [is] my friend among the daughters!
- Youngs Literal Bible

As a lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 2:2


2:2 Among - Compared with thorns, which it unspeakably exceeds in glory and beauty. So - So far, doth my church or people, excel all other assemblies. The title of daughter, is often given to whole nations. These are Christ's words, to which the spouse makes the following reply.


Discussion for Song of Solomon 2:2

  • Fikamen for verse 2
    The concept behind this, means. those who believe in the word of god is the same as those non believers that still need to believe,and that I your god will continue to love them like a lost sheep!

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