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("sweetness".) Mother-in-law of Ruth. Rth 1:20-21; "call me not Naomi, call me Mara ("bitterness"), for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me." Elimelech's wife; lost her two sons and husband in Moab. (See BOAZ.) Ruth her daughter in law returned with her to Israel, and married Boaz. (See RUTH.)

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Fausset, Andrew Robert M.A., D.D., "Definition for 'naomi' Fausset's Bible Dictionary". - Fausset's; 1878.

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