General CommentThe phrase "my sister, my spouse" comes from the Song of Solomon ("You have ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse. My sister my spouse is as a garden inclosed, as a spring shut vp, and a fountaine sealed vp. and the smell of thine ointments than all spices! The Bishop's Bible (1568) A garden well locked is my sister, my spouse: a garden well locked, and a sealed well. I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved. KJV: King James Version …, Song of Solomon 5:1,2 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved…. Song of Solomon 4:9 KJV Thou hast ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse; thou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, with one chain of thy neck. Solomon Admires His Bride … 11 Your lips, my bride, drip sweetness like the honeycomb; honey and milk are under your tongue, and the fragrance of your garments is like the aroma of Lebanon. Song of Solomon 4:10,12 How fair is thy love, my sister, my spouse! No. Song of Solomon 4:11 Your lips, O my spouse, drop as the honeycomb: honey and milk are under your tongue; and the smell of your garments is … Song of Solomon 5 KJV. 1 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse, I haue gathered my Myrrhe with my spice, I haue eaten my honie combe with my hony, I haue drunke my wine with my milke: eate, O friends, drinke, yea drinke abundantly, O beloued! Song of Solomon 1:10 Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels, thy neck with chains of gold. You looked at me, and I fell in love. Song of Solomon 4:9-10. George Lamsa Translation of the Peshitta A garden enclosed is my sister, my bride; yea, a garden guarded, a fountain sealed. 6 Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of myrrh, and to the hill of frankincense. My sister my spouse is as a garden inclosed, as a spring shut vp, and a fountaine sealed vp. You have ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse; you have ravished my heart with one of your eyes, with one chain of your neck. 7 Thou art all fair, my love; there is no spot in thee. Song of Solomon 3:11 Go forth, O ye daughters of Zion, and behold king Solomon with the crown wherewith his mother crowned him in the day of his espousals, and in the day of the gladness of his heart. Song of Solomon 6:12 Or ever I was aware, my soul made me like the chariots of Amminadib. What was the true issue between Adonijah and Solomon over Abishag. For one and the same person, with the Hebrews, might be sister and spouse (see 1 Cor. Song of Solomon 4:12 A garden inclosed is my sister, my spouse; a spring shut up, a fountain sealed. Song of Solomon 4:9 "Thou hast ravished my heart, my sister, [my] spouse; thou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, with one chain of thy neck." Song of Solomon 4:9 Context. Song of Solomon 5:1 Context. 7 Thou art all fair, my love; there is no spot in thee. Song-of-solomon 4:9 - Thou hast ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse; thou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, with one chain of thy neck. “How delightful is your love, my sister, my bride!” (Song of Solomon 4:9; see also 4:10, 12, and 5:1). Because of the savour of thy good ointments thy name [is as] ointment poured forth, therefore do the virgins love thee. Young's Literal Translation Thou hast emboldened me, my sister-spouse, Emboldened me with one of thine eyes, With one chain of thy neck. 10 How fair is thy love, my sister, my spouse! and the smell of thine oyntments then all spices! Song of Solomon 5:1 Context. Solomon had not married his actual sister, so we can dispense with that theory right away. how much better is thy love than wine! 10 How faire is thy loue, my sister, my spouse! Song of Solomon 5:1,2 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, O beloved… Genesis 20:12 A garden well locked is my sister, my spouse: a garden well locked, and a sealed well. Song of Solomon 7:5,6,10 Thine head upon thee is like Carmel, and the hair of thine head like purple; the king is held in the galleries…, Proverbs 5:19,20 Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love…. Cross References. and the smell of thine oyntments then all spices! 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