Ruth 2:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So she gleaned in the field until evening. Then she beat out what she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

King James Version

So she gleaned in the field until even, and beat out that she had gleaned: and it was about an ephah of barley.

International Standard Version

So Ruth gathered grain out in the field until dusk, and then threshed what she had gathered about a week's supply of barley.

A Conservative Version

So she gleaned in the field until evening. And she beat out that which she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

American Standard Version

So she gleaned in the field until even; and she beat out that which she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

Amplified

So she gleaned in the field until evening. Then she beat out what she had gleaned. It was about an ephah of barley.

Bible in Basic English

So she went on getting together the heads of grain till evening; and after crushing out the seed it came to about an ephah of grain.

Darby Translation

And she gleaned in the field until even, and beat out what she had gleaned; and it was about an ephah of barley.

Holman Bible

So Ruth gathered [grain] in the field until evening. She beat out what she had gathered, and it was about 26 quarts of barley.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So she gleaned in the field until evening and beat out what she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

Julia Smith Translation

And she will gather in the field till the evening, and she will beat out what she gathered, and it will be about an ephah of barley.

King James 2000

So she gleaned in the field until evening, and beat out what she had gleaned: and it was about an ephah of barley.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So she gleaned in the field until the evening and she beat out what she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah [of] barley.

Modern King James verseion

And she gleaned in the field until the evening, and beat out what she had gleaned. And it was about an ephah of barley.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so she gathered until even and then threshed that she had gathered, and it was upon an ephah of barley.

NET Bible

So she gathered grain in the field until evening. When she threshed what she had gathered, it came to about thirty pounds of barley!

New Heart English Bible

So she gleaned in the field until evening; and she beat out that which she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

New simplified Bible

She gathered the heads of grain till evening. After crushing out the seed, it came to about an ephah of grain.

The Emphasized Bible

So she gleaned in the field, until the evening, - and beat out that which she had gleaned, and there was about an ephah of barley.

Webster

So she gleaned in the field until evening, and beat out that which she had gleaned: and it was about an ephah of barley.

World English Bible

So she gleaned in the field until evening; and she beat out that which she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley.

Youngs Literal Translation

And she gleaneth in the field till the evening, and beateth out that which she hath gleaned, and it is about an ephah of barley;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקט 
Laqat 
Usage: 37

in the field
שׂדי שׂדה 
Sadeh 
Usage: 333

ערב 
`ereb 
Usage: 134

and beat out
חבט 
Chabat 
Usage: 5

לקט 
Laqat 
Usage: 37

and it was about an ephah
אפה איפה 
'eyphah 
Usage: 40

Context Readings

Ruth And Naomi Talk About Boaz

16 "Also you shall purposely pull out for her some grain from the bundles and leave it that she may glean, and do not rebuke her." 17 So she gleaned in the field until evening. Then she beat out what she had gleaned, and it was about an ephah of barley. 18 She took it up and went into the city, and her mother-in-law saw what she had gleaned. She also took it out and gave Naomi what she had left after she was satisfied.



Cross References

Exodus 16:36

(Now an omer is a tenth of an ephah.)

Proverbs 31:27

She looks well to the ways of her household, And does not eat the bread of idleness.

Ezekiel 45:11-12

"The ephah and the bath shall be the same quantity, so that the bath will contain a tenth of a homer and the ephah a tenth of a homer; their standard shall be according to the homer.



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