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Lexicon :: Strong's H5281 - nāʿŏmî

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

נׇעֳמִי Noʻŏmîy, no-om-ee'; from H5278; pleasant; Noömi, an Israelitess:—Naomi.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H5281 in the following manner: Naomi (21x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H5281 in the following manner: Naomi (21x).
  1. Naomi = "my delight"

    1. wife of Elimelech, mother of Mahlon and Chilion, and mother-in-law of Ruth and Orpah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נׇעֳמִי Noʻŏmîy, no-om-ee'; from H5278; pleasant; Noömi, an Israelitess:—Naomi.
STRONGS H5281: Abbreviations
נָעֳמִי proper name, feminine mother-in-law of Ruth, Ruth 1:2, 3, 8 + 18 times Ruth; Greek Version of the LXXB Νωεμειν; A Νωεμμειν Ruth 1:2, Νοεμμειν Ruth 1:3, usually Νοομει(ν); LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Νοομι.
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1:2; 1:2; 1:3; 1:3; 1:8


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Strong's Number H5281 matches the Hebrew נָעֳמִי (nāʿŏmî),
which occurs 21 times in 20 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:2 - And the name of the man was Elimelech, and the name of his wife Naomi, H5281 and the name of his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehemjudah. And they came into the country of Moab, and continued there.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:3 - And Elimelech Naomi's H5281 husband died; and she was left, and her two sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:8 - And Naomi H5281 said unto her two daughters in law, Go, return each to her mother's house: the LORD deal kindly with you, as ye have dealt with the dead, and with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:11 - And Naomi H5281 said, Turn again, my daughters: why will ye go with me? are there yet any more sons in my womb, that they may be your husbands?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:19 - So they two went until they came to Bethlehem. And it came to pass, when they were come to Bethlehem, that all the city was moved about them, and they said, Is this Naomi? H5281
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:20 - And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, H5281 call me Mara: for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:21 - I went out full, and the LORD hath brought me home again empty: why then call ye me Naomi, H5281 seeing the LORD hath testified against me, and the Almighty hath afflicted me?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:22 - So Naomi H5281 returned, and Ruth the Moabitess, her daughter in law, with her, which returned out of the country of Moab: and they came to Bethlehem in the beginning of barley harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:1 - And Naomi H5281 had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:2 - And Ruth the Moabitess said unto Naomi, H5281 Let me now go to the field, and glean ears of corn after him in whose sight I shall find grace. And she said unto her, Go, my daughter.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:6 - And the servant that was set over the reapers answered and said, It is the Moabitish damsel that came back with Naomi H5281 out of the country of Moab:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:20 - And Naomi H5281 said unto her daughter in law, Blessed be he of the LORD, who hath not left off his kindness to the living and to the dead. And Naomi H5281 said unto her, The man is near of kin unto us, one of our next kinsmen.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:22 - And Naomi H5281 said unto Ruth her daughter in law, It is good, my daughter, that thou go out with his maidens, that they meet thee not in any other field.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:1 - Then Naomi H5281 her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:3 - And he said unto the kinsman, Naomi, H5281 that is come again out of the country of Moab, selleth a parcel of land, which was our brother Elimelech's:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:5 - Then said Boaz, What day thou buyest the field of the hand of Naomi, H5281 thou must buy it also of Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of the dead, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:9 - And Boaz said unto the elders, and unto all the people, Ye are witnesses this day, that I have bought all that was Elimelech's, and all that was Chilion's and Mahlon's, of the hand of Naomi. H5281
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:14 - And the women said unto Naomi, H5281 Blessed be the LORD, which hath not left thee this day without a kinsman, that his name may be famous in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:16 - And Naomi H5281 took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:17 - And the women her neighbours gave it a name, saying, There is a son born to Naomi; H5281 and they called his name Obed: he is the father of Jesse, the father of David.
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