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Ruth 3:18

    Ruth 3:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall: for the man will not be in rest, until he have finished the thing this day.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until you know how the matter will fall: for the man will not be in rest, until he have finished the thing this day.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall; for the man will not rest, until he have finished the thing this day.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then she said, Do nothing now, my daughter, till you see what will come of this; for the man will take no rest till he has put this thing through.

    Webster's Revision

    Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall; for the man will not rest, until he have finished the thing this day.

    World English Bible

    Then she said, "Sit still, my daughter, until you know how the matter will fall; for the man will not rest, until he has finished the thing this day."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall: for the man will not rest, until he have finished the thing this day.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ruth 3:18

    Until thou know how the matter will fall - That is, whether he who is nearer of kin than Boaz will take thee to wife; do not return again till this thing is determined. Boaz lost no time to bring this to an issue, as we shall see in the following chapter, Ruth 4 (note).
    Book: Ruth