Song of Solomon 5:4

“My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door, and my bowels were moved for him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My beloued put in his hand by the hole of the dore, and my bowels were moued for him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"My beloved extended his hand through the opening, And my feelings were aroused for him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My beloved put in his hand by the hole `of the door', And my heart was moved for him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My loved one put his hand on the door, and my heart was moved for him.
- Basic English Bible

My beloved put in his hand by the hole [of the door]; And my bowels yearned for him.
- Darby Bible

My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door, and my bowels were moved for him.
- Webster's Bible

My beloved thrust his hand in through the latch opening. My heart pounded for him.
- World English Bible

My beloved sent his hand from the net-work, And my bowels were moved for him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door, and my heart was moved for him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 5:4


5:4 By the hole - He assayed to open the door. When his word would not prevail, his spirit, which is called the finger of God, #Luke 11:20|, wrought inwardly upon my conscience. Were moved - With compassion for him and his sufferings, and with affection to him.


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