Song of Solomon 6:4

“Thou art beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, comely as Jerusalem, terrible as an army with banners.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou art beautifull, O my loue, as Tirzah, comely as Ierusalem, terrible as an armie with banners.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You are as beautiful as Tirzah, my darling, As lovely as Jerusalem, As awesome as an army with banners.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou art fair, O my love, as Tirzah, Comely as Jerusalem, Terrible as an army with banners.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, as fair as Jerusalem; you are to be feared like an army with flags.
- Basic English Bible

Thou art fair, my love, as Tirzah, Comely as Jerusalem, Terrible as troops with banners:
- Darby Bible

Thou art beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, comely as Jerusalem, terrible as an army with banners.
- Webster's Bible

You are beautiful, my love, as Tirzah, lovely as Jerusalem, awesome as an army with banners.
- World English Bible

Fair [art] thou, my friend, as Tirzah, Comely as Jerusalem, Awe-inspiring as bannered hosts.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou art beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, comely as Jerusalem, terrible as an army with banners.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 6:4


6:4 Thou - These are the words of Christ, who had now again manifested himself to his church. Tirzah - A very pleasant city, the royal seat of the kings of Israel. Jerusalem - Which was beautiful both for its situation, and for its goodly buildings. Terrible - To her enemies, whom God will certainly destroy.


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