|Like a lily among thorns |
is my darling among the maidens.
|As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.|
|Like a lily among the thorns, |
So is my darling among the maidens.
CommentarySolomon tells his love that she stands out from amongst other women, who are less deserving of his praise and affection, as much as a lily stands out from amongst the thorns.
Did you know?
Scripture mentions the lily more often than any other type of flower.
Packer, J., Tenney, M. C., & White, W. (1997, c1995). Nelson's illustrated manners and customs of the Bible (251). : Thomas Nelson.