(Cant. 7:4) should be simply "pools," as in the Revised Version. The reservoirs near Heshbon (q.v.) were probably stocked with fish (2 Sam. 2:13; 4:12; Isa. 7:3; 22:9, 11).
The religious houses had their piscinae and vivaria—their stews and fish-pools.
Three fish-pools in Berry, producing two hundred livres a year.
Three fish-pools in Bern, producing two hundred livres a year.
Here one may think and break at heart, and melt in one's spirit, until one's eyes become like the fish-pools in Heshbon.