Song of Solomon 5:8

“I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem, if ye find my beloved, that ye tell him, that I am sick of love.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I charge you, O daughters of Ierusalem, if ye find my beloued, that yee tell him, that I am sicke of loue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, If you find my beloved, As to what you will tell him: For I am lovesick."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, If ye find my beloved, That ye tell him, that I am sick from love.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I say to you, O daughters of Jerusalem, if you see my loved one, what will you say to him? That I am overcome with love.
- Basic English Bible

I charge you, daughters of Jerusalem, If ye find my beloved, ... What will ye tell him? -- That I am sick of love.
- Darby Bible

I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem, if ye find my beloved, that ye tell him, that I am sick with love.
- Webster's Bible

I adjure you, daughters of Jerusalem, If you find my beloved, that you tell him that I am faint with love. Friends
- World English Bible

I have adjured you, daughters of Jerusalem, If ye find my beloved -- What do ye tell him? that I [am] sick with love!
- Youngs Literal Bible

'I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, if ye find my beloved, what will ye tell him? that I am love-sick.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 5:8


5:8 O daughters - The church having passed the watchmen, proceeds in the pursuit of her beloved, and enquires of every particular believer whom she meets concerning him. Tell him - That I am ready to faint for want of his presence.


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