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Song of Songs

A book of the Bible containing an anthology of Hebrew love poems traditionally ascribed to Solomon but in fact dating from a much later period. Jewish and Christian writers have interpreted the book allegorically as representing God’s relationship with his people, or with the soul. Also called Song of Solomon, Canticles.

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