Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So the closest relative said to Boaz, "Buy it for yourself." And he removed his sandal.

King James Version

Therefore the kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy it for thee. So he drew off his shoe.

Holman Bible

So the redeemer removed his sandal and said to Boaz, "Buy back [the property] yourself."

International Standard Version

So when the nearer related redeemer told Boaz, "Make the purchase yourself," he then took off his sandal.

A Conservative Version

So the near kinsman said to Boaz, Buy it for thyself. And he drew off his shoe.

American Standard Version

So the near kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy it for thyself. And he drew off his shoe.

Amplified

Therefore, when the kinsman said to Boaz, Buy it for yourself, he pulled off his sandal.

Bible in Basic English

So the near relation said to Boaz, Take it for yourself. And he took off his shoe.

Darby Translation

And he that had the right of redemption said to Boaz, Buy for thyself; and he drew off his sandal.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, the former owner of the right of redemption said unto Boaz, Buy it thyself. So he drew off his shoe.

Julia Smith Translation

And the blood relative will say to Boaz, Buy for thee. And he will draw off his shoe.

King James 2000

Therefore the kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy it for yourself. So he took off his shoe.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the redeemer said to Boaz, "Acquire [it] for yourself," and he removed his sandal.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore the kinsman said to Boaz, Buy it for yourself. So he drew off his sandal.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the kinsman said to Boaz, "Buy it thou": and so drew off his shoe.

NET Bible

So the guardian said to Boaz, "You may acquire it," and he removed his sandal.

New Heart English Bible

So the near kinsman said to Boaz, "Buy it for yourself." And he took off his sandal and gave it to him.

The Emphasized Bible

So the kinsman said unto Boaz, Take it over for thyself, - and he drew off his shoe.

Webster

Therefore the kinsman said to Boaz, Buy it for thyself. So he drew off his shoe.

World English Bible

So the near kinsman said to Boaz, "Buy it for yourself." He took off his shoe.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the redeemer saith to Boaz, 'Buy it for thyself,' and draweth off his sandal.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּעז 
Bo`az 
Usage: 24

Buy
קנה 
Qanah 
Usage: 84

it for thee. So he drew off
שׁלף 
Shalaph 
Usage: 25

References

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Easton

Fausets

Verse Info

Context Readings

Boaz Redeems Ruth

7 Now this was the custom in former times in Israel concerning the redemption and the exchange of land to confirm any matter: a man removed his sandal and gave it to another; and this was the manner of attestation in Israel. 8 So the closest relative said to Boaz, "Buy it for yourself." And he removed his sandal. 9 Then Boaz said to the elders and all the people, "You are witnesses today that I have bought from the hand of Naomi all that belonged to Elimelech and all that belonged to Chilion and Mahlon.


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