Ruth 1:8 NIV

8 Then Naomi said to her two daughters-in-law, “Go back, each of you, to your mother’s home. May the LORD show you kindness, as you have shown kindness to your dead husbands and to me.

References for Ruth 1:8

      Study tools for Ruth 1:8

      • 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"