© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

Song of Solomon (Song of Songs) Resources


Website of Websites

This is your one-stop shop for ancient sources, illustrated versions, Greek translations, and anything else you could want on Song of Songs. You name it, they've got it.

Allegorically Speaking

This article from the Jewish Encyclopedia has some interesting insights into the allegorical nature of the Song of Songs.

Historical Documents and Articles

A Ticket to the Bible

This article thinks about how certain books of the Bible—like the Song of Songs—made it into the canon. Their answer: everyone loves a good sex poem.

It's Getting Hot in Here

This author doesn't let you forget that Song of Songs is a wee bit scandalous.


Looking for Love?

Song of Solomon pickup lines. Nuff said.


Singing the Song

It is a song after all, so we should probably hear it, well, sung.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...