Ruth 1:13 NIV

13 would you wait until they grew up? Would you remain unmarried for them? No, my daughters. It is more bitter for me than for you, because the LORD’s hand has turned against me!”

References for Ruth 1:13

Study tools for Ruth 1:13

  • 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"