Bible Names A-G
Boaz in Wikipedia
(pronounced /ˈboʊ.ęz/; Modern Hebrew בועז Bốʿaz; Massoretical
Hebrew בֹּ֫עַז Bṓʿaz; Hebrew pronunciation: [ˈboːʕaz] ) is a major
figure in The Book of Ruth in the Bible. The term is found 24
times on the Scriptures, being two in Greek (in the form
The root בעז, just used on the Bible in relation to "Boaz"
(see The Temple), perhaps expresses 'quick(ness)' (cf. Ar.
بَعْ۬زٔ, 'swiftness [of horse]')...