Ruth 2:5 NIV

5 Boaz asked the overseer of his harvesters, “Who does that young woman belong to?”

Study tools for Ruth 2:5

  • a 2:17 - That is, probably about 30 pounds or about 13 kilograms
  • b 2:20 - The Hebrew word for "guardian-redeemer" is a legal term for one who has the obligation to redeem a relative in serious difficulty (see Lev. 25:25-55).