- husband of Ruth. Ruth 2–4.
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Examples from the Web for boaz
Then this good Boaz had lit on his Ruth and married, and had many children.The Little Manx Nation - 1891
Boaz's system of teaching was founded on one thing—whippings.
Boaz is also angry if a boy laughs when he is being whipped.
And Boaz gave us all the whippings we ought to have had from our friends and relatives.
And Boaz never ceased from purifying our blood, and clearing our brain.
- Old Testament a kinsman of Naomi, who married her daughter-in-law Ruth (Ruth 2–4); one of David's ancestors
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