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Ruth 3:3

    Ruth 3:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Wash thyself therefore, and anoint thee, and put thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the floor: but make not thyself known unto the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Wash yourself therefore, and anoint you, and put your raiment on you, and get you down to the floor: but make not yourself known to the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Wash thyself therefore, and anoint thee, and put thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the threshing-floor, but make not thyself known unto the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So take a bath, and, after rubbing your body with sweet oil, put on your best robe, and go down to the grain-floor; but do not let him see you till he has come to the end of his meal.

    Webster's Revision

    Wash thyself therefore, and anoint thee, and put thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the threshing-floor, but make not thyself known unto the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.

    World English Bible

    Therefore wash yourself, anoint yourself, get dressed, and go down to the threshing floor, but don't make yourself known to the man until he has finished eating and drinking.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Wash thyself therefore, and anoint thee, and put on thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the threshing-floor: but make not thyself known to the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.

    Definitions for Ruth 3:3

    Anoint - To rub in; rub on.
    Raiment - Clothing; apparel; covering.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ruth 3:3

    Wash thyself, therefore - She made Ruth put on her best dress, that Boaz might, in the course of the day, be the more attracted by her person, and be the better disposed to receive her as Naomi wished.

    Wesley's Notes on Ruth 3:3

    3:3 Raiment - Thy best raiment. Known - In so familiar a way, as thou mayest do hereafter.
    Book: Ruth