1 a Bothe for vertue, autoritie and riches.
1 ! Ruth gathereth corne in the fieldes of Boaz.
2 b This her humilitie declareth her great affection toward her mother in lawe, for as muche as she spareth no painful diligence to get bothe their liuings.
7 / Or, certaine bandefuls.
9 c That is, Take hede in what field they do reape.
10 d Euen of the Moabites, which are enemies to Gods people.
12 e Signifing that she shal neuer want anie thing if she put her trust in God & liue vnder his protection.
14 f Which she broght home to her mother in lawe.
15 ! The gentlenes of Boaz toward her.
18 g To wit, of her bagg, as is in the Chaldean texte.
20 h To my housband & children, when they were aliue & now to vs.
23 / Or, returned to her mother in lawe.