Song of Solomon 6:8

“There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, and virgins without number.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

There are threescore Queenes, and fourescore concubines, and virgins without number.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"There are sixty queens and eighty concubines, And maidens without number;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, And virgins without number.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There are sixty queens, and eighty servant-wives, and young girls without number.
- Basic English Bible

There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, And virgins without number:
- Darby Bible

There are sixty queens, and eighty concubines, and virgins without number.
- Webster's Bible

There are sixty queens, eighty concubines, and virgins without number.
- World English Bible

Sixty are queens, and eighty concubines, And virgins without number.
- Youngs Literal Bible

There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, and maidens without number.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Song of Solomon 6:8


6:8 Threescore - A certain number for an uncertain. The sense seems to be this, there are many beautiful queens and concubines in the world, in the courts of princes, but none of them is to be compared with my spouse.


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