Parallel Verses

King James Version

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.

New American Standard Bible

Now Naomi had a kinsman of her husband, a man of great wealth, of the family of Elimelech, whose name was Boaz.

Holman Bible

Now Naomi had a relative on her husband’s side named Boaz. He was a prominent man of noble character from Elimelech’s family.

International Standard Version

Naomi had a close relative of her late husband, a man of considerable wealth from the family of Elimelech. His name was Boaz.

A Conservative Version

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

American Standard Version

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

Amplified

Now Naomi had a relative of her husband, a man of great wealth and influence, from the family of Elimelech, whose name was Boaz.

Bible in Basic English

And Naomi had a relation of her husband, a man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.

Darby Translation

And Naomi had a relation of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

Julia Smith Translation

And to Naomi an acquaintance to her husband, a strong man of wealth, from the family of Elimelech; and his name Boaz.

King James 2000

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{Now} Naomi {had a relative of her husband}, {a prominent rich man} from the clan of Elimelech, [whose] name was Boaz.

Modern King James verseion

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech. And his name was Boaz.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a man of might of the kindred of Elimelech, named Boaz.

NET Bible

Now Naomi had a relative on her husband's side of the family named Boaz. He was a wealthy, prominent man from the clan of Elimelech.

New Heart English Bible

Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, Naomi, had an acquaintance of her husband's, a man of great integrity, of the family of Elimelech, - whose name, was Boaz.

Webster

And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.

World English Bible

Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Naomi hath an acquaintance of her husband's, a man mighty in wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name is Boaz.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נעמי 
No`omiy 
Usage: 21

מדע מודע 
Mowda` 
Usage: 2

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

a mighty
גּבּר גּבּור 
Gibbowr 
Usage: 159

man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

of wealth
חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

of the family
משׁפּחה 
Mishpachah 
Usage: 303

אלימלך 
'Eliymelek 
Usage: 6

and his name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

References

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Context Readings

Ruth Meets Boaz

1 And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz. 2 And Ruth the Moabitess said unto Naomi, Let me now go to the field, and glean ears of corn after him in whose sight I shall find grace. And she said unto her, Go, my daughter.


Cross References

Ruth 4:21

And Salmon begat Boaz, and Boaz begat Obed,

Ruth 3:2

And now is not Boaz of our kindred, with whose maidens thou wast? Behold, he winnoweth barley to night in the threshingfloor.

Ruth 3:12

And now it is true that I am thy near kinsman: howbeit there is a kinsman nearer than I.

Matthew 1:5

And Salmon begat Booz of Rachab; and Booz begat Obed of Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse;

1 Chronicles 2:10-12

And Ram begat Amminadab; and Amminadab begat Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah;

Deuteronomy 8:17-18

And thou say in thine heart, My power and the might of mine hand hath gotten me this wealth.

Judges 12:8-10

And after him Ibzan of Bethlehem judged Israel.

Ruth 1:2

And the name of the man was Elimelech, and the name of his wife Naomi, and the name of his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehemjudah. And they came into the country of Moab, and continued there.

Job 1:3

His substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the greatest of all the men of the east.

Job 31:25

If I rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because mine hand had gotten much;

Luke 3:32

Which was the son of Jesse, which was the son of Obed, which was the son of Booz, which was the son of Salmon, which was the son of Naasson,

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