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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.
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


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

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 - The name of the man was Elimelech, and the name of his wife, Naomi H5281; and the names of his two sons were Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehem in Judah. So they entered the land of Moab and remained there.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:3 - Then Elimelech, Naomi’s H5281 husband, died; and she was left with her two sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:8 - But Naomi H5281 said to her two daughters-in-law, “Go, return each of you to [fn]your mother’s house. May the LORD deal kindly with you as you have dealt with the dead and with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:11 - But Naomi H5281 said, “Return, my daughters. Why should you go with me? Do I still have sons in my womb, that they may be your husbands?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:19 - So they both went on until they came to Bethlehem. And when they had come to Bethlehem, all the city was stirred because of them, and [fn]the women said, “Is this Naomi H5281?”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:20 - But she said to them, “Do not call me [fn]Naomi H5281; call me [fn]Mara, for [fn]the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:21 - “I went away full, but the LORD has brought me back empty. Why do you call me Naomi H5281, since the LORD has testified against me and [fn]the Almighty has afflicted me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:22 - So Naomi H5281 returned, and with her Ruth the Moabitess, her daughter-in-law, who returned from the land of Moab. And they came to Bethlehem at the beginning of barley harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:1 - Now Naomi H5281 had [fn]a relative of her husband, a [fn]man of great wealth, of the family of Elimelech, whose name was Boaz.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:2 - And Ruth the Moabitess said to Naomi H5281, “Please let me go to the field and glean among the ears of grain following one in whose eyes I may find favor.” And she said to her, “Go, my daughter.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:6 - And the servant [fn]in charge of the reapers replied, “She is the young Moabite woman who returned with Naomi H5281 from the land of Moab.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:20 - Naomi H5281 said to her daughter-in-law, “May he be blessed of the LORD who has not withdrawn His kindness from the living and from the dead.” Again Naomi H5281 said to her, “The man is our relative; he is one of our redeemers.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:22 - And Naomi H5281 said to her daughter-in-law Ruth, “It is good, my daughter, that you go out with his young women, so that others do not assault you in another field.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:1 - Then her mother-in-law Naomi H5281 said to her, “My daughter, shall I not seek [fn]security for you, that it may go well for you?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:3 - And he said to the redeemer, “Naomi H5281, who has returned from the land of Moab, has to sell the plot of land which belonged to our brother Elimelech.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:5 - Then Boaz said, “On the day you buy the field from the hand of Naomi H5281, you must also acquire Ruth the Moabitess, the widow of the deceased, in order to raise up the name of the deceased on his inheritance.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:9 - Then Boaz said to the elders and all the people, “You are witnesses today that I have bought from the hand of Naomi H5281 all that belonged to Elimelech and all that belonged to Chilion and Mahlon.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:14 - Then the women said to Naomi H5281, “Blessed is the LORD who has not left you without a redeemer today, and may his name [fn]become famous in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:16 - Then Naomi H5281 took the child and [fn]laid him in her lap, and became his nurse.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:17 - And the neighbor women gave him a name, saying, “A son has been born to Naomi H5281!” So they named him Obed. He is the father of Jesse, the father of David.

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