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Ruth 4:14

    Ruth 4:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be the LORD, which hath not left thee this day without a kinsman, that his name may be famous in Israel.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the women said to Naomi, Blessed be the LORD, which has not left you this day without a kinsman, that his name may be famous in Israel.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be Jehovah, who hath not left thee this day without a near kinsman; and let his name be famous in Israel.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the women said to Naomi, A blessing on the Lord, who has not let you be this day without a near relation, and may his name be great in Israel.

    Webster's Revision

    And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be Jehovah, who hath not left thee this day without a near kinsman; and let his name be famous in Israel.

    World English Bible

    The women said to Naomi, "Blessed be Yahweh, who has not left you this day without a near kinsman; and let his name be famous in Israel.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be the LORD, which hath not left thee this day without a near kinsman, and let his name be famous in Israel.

    Definitions for Ruth 4:14

    Blessed - Happy.
    Without - Outside.

    Barnes' Notes on Ruth 4:14

    Without a kinsman - i. e. Boaz, not the infant Obed.

    Wesley's Notes on Ruth 4:14

    4:14 Which hath not, and c. - The words may be rendered, Which hath not made, or suffered thy kinsman to fail thee; that is, to refuse the performances of his duty to thee and thine, as the other kinsman did. Famous - Heb. and his name shall be famous in Israel, for this noble and worthy action.