KJV LexiconThen Naomi
pleasant; Noomi, an Israelitess -- Naomi.
her mother in law
a mother-in-law -- mother in law.
to say (used with great latitude)
unto her My daughter
apple (of the eye), branch, company, daughter, first, old, owl, town, village.
shall I not seek
to search out (by any method, specifically in worship or prayer); by implication, to strive after
quiet, i.e. (concretely) a settled spot, or (figuratively) a home -- (place of) rest.
for thee that it may be well
to be (causative) make well, literally (sound, beautiful) or figuratively (happy, successful, right)
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, "My daughter, shall I not seek security for you, that it may be well with you?
King James Bible
Then Naomi her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee?
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Ruth's mother-in-law Naomi said to her, "My daughter, shouldn't I find security for you, so that you will be taken care of?
International Standard Version
Ruth's mother-in-law Naomi, told her, "My daughter, should I not make inquiries about your financial security, so you'll be better off in life?
At that time, Naomi, her mother-in-law, said to her, "My daughter, I must find a home for you so you will be secure.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Naomi, Ruth's mother-in-law, said to her, "My daughter, shouldn't I try to look for a home that would be good for you?
King James 2000 Bible
Then Naomi her mother-in-law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for you, that it may be well with you?
Ruth 3:1 NIV
Ruth 3:1 NLT
Ruth 3:1 ESV
Ruth 3:1 NASB
Ruth 3:1 KJV