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Boaz

[boh-az]
noun
  1. husband of Ruth. Ruth 2–4.
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Examples from the Web for boaz

Historical Examples

  • Then this good Boaz had lit on his Ruth and married, and had many children.

    The Little Manx Nation - 1891

    Hall Caine

  • Boaz's system of teaching was founded on one thing—whippings.

    Jewish Children

    Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich

  • Boaz is also angry if a boy laughs when he is being whipped.

    Jewish Children

    Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich

  • And Boaz gave us all the whippings we ought to have had from our friends and relatives.

    Jewish Children

    Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich

  • And Boaz never ceased from purifying our blood, and clearing our brain.

    Jewish Children

    Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich


British Dictionary definitions for boaz

Boaz

noun
  1. 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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