Ruth 2:23



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So she stayed close by the maids of Boaz in order to glean until the end of the barley harvest and the wheat harvest. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

King James Version

So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz to glean unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest; and dwelt with her mother in law.

Holman Bible

Ruth stayed close to Boaz's young women and gathered [grain] until the barley and the wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

International Standard Version

So Ruth continued to stay close to the young women who worked for Boaz, gathering grain until both the barley and wheat harvests were complete, all the while living with her mother-in-law.

A Conservative Version

So she kept close by the maidens of Boaz, to glean to the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest. And she dwelt with her mother-in-law.

American Standard Version

So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz, to glean unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest; and she dwelt with her mother-in-law.

Amplified

So she kept close to the maidens of Boaz, gleaning until the end of the barley and wheat harvests. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

Bible in Basic English

So she kept near the servant-girls of Boaz to take up the grain till the cutting of the early grain and the cutting of the late grain were ended; and she went on living with her mother-in-law.

Darby Translation

So she kept with the maidens of Boaz to glean, until the end of the barley-harvest and of the wheat-harvest. And she dwelt with her mother-in-law.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So she kept close by the maidens of Boaz to glean unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest and dwelt with her mother-in-law.

Julia Smith Translation

And she will adhere to the maidens of Boaz, to gather even to the end of the harvest of barley and the harvest of wheat; and she will dwell with her mother-in-law.

King James 2000

So she kept close by the maidens of Boaz to glean unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest; and dwelt with her mother-in-law.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So she stayed close with the maidservants [of] Boaz to glean until the end of the barley harvest and wheat harvest. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

Modern King James verseion

And she kept close by the maidens of Boaz to glean until the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so she kept her by the maidens of Boaz, to gather unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest also: and dwelt with her mother-in-law.

NET Bible

So Ruth worked beside Boaz's female servants, gathering grain until the end of the barley harvest as well as the wheat harvest. After that she stayed home with her mother-in-law.

New Heart English Bible

So she stayed close to the maidens of Boaz, to glean to the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest; and she lived with her mother-in-law.

New simplified Bible

So she kept near the servant girls of Boaz to gather the grain till the cutting of the early grain and the cutting of the late grain was ended. She continued living with her mother-in-law.

The Emphasized Bible

So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz, to glean, until the end of the barley harvest, and the wheat harvest, - and dwelt with her mother-in-law.

Webster

So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz to glean to the end of barley-harvest and of wheat-harvest; and dwelt with her mother-in-law.

World English Bible

So she stayed close to the maidens of Boaz, to glean to the end of barley harvest and of wheat harvest; and she lived with her mother-in-law.

Youngs Literal Translation

And she cleaveth to the young women of Boaz to glean, till the completion of the barley-harvest, and of the wheat-harvest, and she dwelleth with her mother-in-law.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבק 
Dabaq 
Usage: 54

by the maidens
נערה 
Na`arah 
Usage: 63

of Boaz
בּעז 
Bo`az 
Usage: 24

to glean
לקט 
Laqat 
Usage: 37

unto the end
כּלה 
Kalah 
Usage: 207

of barley
שׂעור שׂער שׂעורה שׂערה 
S@`orah 
Usage: 34

קציר 
Qatsiyr 
קציר 
Qatsiyr 
Usage: 54
Usage: 54

and of wheat
חטּה 
Chittah 
Usage: 30

and dwelt
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Easton

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Ruth And Naomi Talk About Boaz

22 Naomi said to Ruth her daughter-in-law, "It is good, my daughter, that you go out with his maids, so that others do not fall upon you in another field." 23 So she stayed close by the maids of Boaz in order to glean until the end of the barley harvest and the wheat harvest. And she lived with her mother-in-law.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 16:9

"You shall count seven weeks for yourself; you shall begin to count seven weeks from the time you begin to put the sickle to the standing grain.

Proverbs 6:6-8

Go to the ant, O sluggard, Observe her ways and be wise,

Proverbs 13:1

A wise son accepts his father's discipline, But a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.

Proverbs 13:20

He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools will suffer harm.

1 Corinthians 15:33

Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."

Ephesians 6:1-3

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.



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