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Boaz | בֹּעַז

  • Meaning:

    Swiftness or Strength

    Biblical: From the Book of Ruth, Boaz is Ruth's beneficent redeemer and husband.

    Holidays: The book of Ruth is read on Shavuot.

  • Gender: Male
  • Origin: Hebrew
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