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Old Testament
→ Canticles (A.V. Song of Songs) → Cant. 2:13: Sponsus: Ficus protulit grossos suos ... Surge, amica mea ... (Bridegroom: The fig tree hath put forth her green figs ... Arise, my love ...)
→ First part of verse: Ficus protulit grossos suos, vineae florentes dederunt odorem suum (The fig tree hath put forth her green figs: the vines in flower yield their sweet smell)
→ Second part of verse: Surge, amica mea, speciosa mea, et veni (Arise, my love, my beautiful one, and come)