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Ruth 1:12 NIV

12 Return home, my daughters; I am too old to have another husband. Even if I thought there was still hope for me—even if I had a husband tonight and then gave birth to sons—

Study tools for Ruth 1:12

  • a 1:1 - Traditionally "judged"
  • b 1:20 - "Naomi" means "pleasant."
  • c 1:20 - "Mara" means "bitter."
  • d 1:20 - Hebrew "Shaddai" ; also in verse 21
  • e 1:21 - Or "has testified against"