Ruth 2:8 NIV

8 So Boaz said to Ruth, “My daughter, listen to me. Don’t go and glean in another field and don’t go away from here. Stay here with the women who work for me.

Study tools for Ruth 2:8

  • 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).