Ruth 4:16

“And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Naomi tooke the childe, and laid it in her bosome, and became nurse vnto it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then Naomi took the child and laid him in her lap, and became his nurse.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Naomi took the child and put her arms round it, and she took care of it.
- Basic English Bible

And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse to it.
- Darby Bible

And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became its nurse.
- Webster's Bible

Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse to it.
- World English Bible

And Naomi taketh the lad, and layeth him in her bosom, and is to him for a nurse;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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