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Ruth 1:17 NIV

17 Where you die I will die, and there I will be buried. May the LORD deal with me, be it ever so severely, if even death separates you and me.”

References for Ruth 1:17

Study tools for Ruth 1:17

  • 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"