For the rest of his life he. The Song of Songs, also Song of Solomon or Canticles ( Hebrew: שִ ׁ יר הַ שִ ּ ׁ ירִ ים Šîr HaŠîrîm, Greek and Ancient Greek: ᾎσμα ᾈσμάτων, translit.
Âisma Āismátōn; Latin: Canticum Canticorum), is one of the megillot ( scrolls) found in the last section of the Tanakh, known as the Ketuvim ( or " Writings" ), and a book of the Old Testament. Song of Solomon ( Vintage International) - Kindle edition by Toni Morrison.
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This is certainly the title of the book which follows, although in our present Hebrew Bible it is the first verse of the book preceded by the shorter form, ' The ' s a not an uncommon reaction to a first encounter with the Song of Solomon ( or, as it' s known from the Hebrew title, the Song of Songs). A love song between a man and a woman full of lush and sometimes erotic imagery hardly seems appropriate for Holy Writ.