New Living Translation
But while it's true that I am one of your family redeemers, there is another man who is more closely related to you than I am.
King James Bible
And now it is true that I am thy near kinsman: howbeit there is a kinsman nearer than I.
Darby Bible Translation
And now, truly I am one that has the right of redemption, yet there is one that has the right of redemption who is nearer than I.
World English Bible
Now it is true that I am a near kinsman; however there is a kinsman nearer than I.
Young's Literal Translation
And now, surely, true, that I am a redeemer, but also there is a redeemer nearer than I.
Ruth 3:12 Parallel
CommentaryRuth 3:12 Parallel Commentaries
Now don't worry about a thing, my daughter. I will do what is necessary, for everyone in town knows you are a virtuous woman.
Stay here tonight, and in the morning I will talk to him. If he is willing to redeem you, very well. Let him marry you. But if he is not willing, then as surely as the LORD lives, I will redeem you myself! Now lie down here until morning."
Boaz went to the town gate and took a seat there. Just then the family redeemer he had mentioned came by, so Boaz called out to him, "Come over here and sit down, friend. I want to talk to you." So they sat down together.
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