Song of Solomon

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Song of Solomon

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Song of Solomon

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(Bible) the Song of Solomon a book of the Old Testament consisting of a collection of dramatic love poems traditionally ascribed to Solomon. Also known as: the Song of Songs or the Canticle of Canticles
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Noun1.Song of Solomon - an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of love poems traditionally attributed to Solomon but actually written much later
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
sapiential book, wisdom book, wisdom literature - any of the biblical books (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Wisdom of Solomon, Ecclesiasticus) that are considered to contain wisdom
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Totally different stylistic criteria came with Chansons by Debussy and Ravel, linguistically deft, fey and ironic, and with the overloaded voluptuousness of Le Cantique des Cantiques by Daniel-Lesur (nice to have heard this once).
Meditations sur le Cantique des Cantiques et les douces extases de l'ame spirituelle.