Song of Solomon 3:9

“King Solomon made himself a chariot of the wood of Lebanon.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

King Solomon made himselfe a charet of the wood of Lebanon.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"King Solomon has made for himself a sedan chair From the timber of Lebanon.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

King Solomon made himself a palanquin Of the wood of Lebanon.
- American Standard Version (1901)

King Solomon made himself a bed of the wood of Lebanon.
- Basic English Bible

King Solomon made himself a palanquin Of the wood of Lebanon.
- Darby Bible

King Solomon made himself a chariot of the wood of Lebanon.
- Webster's Bible

King Solomon made himself a carriage of the wood of Lebanon.
- World English Bible

A palanquin king Solomon made for himself, Of the wood of Lebanon,
- Youngs Literal Bible

King Solomon made himself a palanquin of the wood of Lebanon.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 3:9


3:9 A chariot - In which the royal bridegroom and bride might ride together in state. By this chariot he seems to understand the word of Christ dispensed by his ministers, whereby Christ rides triumphantly in the world, and believers are carried into heavenly glory. Of Lebanon - Of cedars, which wood being incorruptible, doth fitly signify the word of the gospel, which endureth forever, #1Pet 1:25|.


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