Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

The Song of Songs 1:11


We 1  will make for you gold ornaments studded with silver. 2 


Ge 1:26; Ps 149:4; So 8:9; Eph 5:25-27; Php 3:21

NET © Notes

tn The subject of the 1st person common plural verb נַעֲשֶׂה (naaseh) might be the maidens of Jerusalem mentioned in 1:4[5]. However, this might be an example of heterosis of number, that is, the 1st person common plural for 1st person common singular person. In this case, her lover – the speaker throughout the rest of 1:8-9[9-10] – would still be the speaker here. Other possible examples of heterosis of number of the plural for the singular in the Song include 1:3[4]; 2:15; 5:1b; 6:13[7:1].

tn Or “We will make gold ornaments with your studs of silver.”

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