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Geneva Bible Notes (1560): Ruth 3

1 a Meaning, that she wolde prouide her of an housband, with whome she might liue quietly.

1 ! Naomi giueth Ruth counsel.

7 c That is, had refreshed himselfe among his seruantes.

8 ! She slepeth at Boaz fete.

10 d Thou shewest thy selfe from time to time more vertuous.

12 ! He acknowledgeth himselfe to be her kinseman.

13 e If he wil take thee to be his wife by the title of affinitie, according to God's law, {Deu. 25, 5}.

16 f Perceyuing by her coming home, that he had not taken her to his wife, she was astonied.