The Meaning of Song Of Solomon 5:10 Explained

Song Of Solomon 5:10

KJV: My beloved is white and ruddy, the chiefest among ten thousand.

YLT: My beloved is clear and ruddy, Conspicuous above a myriad!

Darby: My beloved is white and ruddy, The chiefest among ten thousand.

ASV: My beloved is white and ruddy, The chiefest among ten thousand.

What do the individual words in Song Of Solomon 5:10 mean?

My beloved [is] white and red Chief among ten thousand
דּוֹדִ֥י צַח֙ וְאָד֔וֹם דָּג֖וּל מֵרְבָבָֽה

דּוֹדִ֥י  My  beloved 
Parse: Noun, masculine singular construct, first person common singular
Root: דֹּוד  
Sense: beloved, love, uncle.
צַח֙  [is]  white 
Parse: Adjective, masculine singular
Root: צַח  
Sense: dazzling, glowing, clear, bright.
וְאָד֔וֹם  and  red 
Parse: Conjunctive waw, Adjective, masculine singular
Root: אָדֹם  
Sense: red, ruddy (of man, horse, heifer, garment, water, lentils).
דָּג֖וּל  Chief 
Parse: Verb, Qal, QalPassParticiple, masculine singular
Root: דָּגַל 
Sense: to look, behold.
מֵרְבָבָֽה  among  ten  thousand 
Parse: Preposition-m, Number, feminine singular
Root: רְבָבָה  
Sense: multitude, myriad, ten thousand.