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Lexicon :: Strong's H7327 - rûṯ

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably for רְעוּת (H7468)
Strong’s Definitions

רוּת Rûwth, rooth; probably for H7468; friend; Ruth, a Moabitess:—Ruth.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H7327 in the following manner: Ruth (12x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H7327 in the following manner: Ruth (12x).
  1. Ruth = "friendship"

    1. daughter-in-law of Naomi, wife of Boaz, and great-grandmother[1] of David

1. Edited by BLB [An error was made in the original document incorrectly stating “grandmother of David” (Ruth 4:17)]

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רוּת Rûwth, rooth; probably for H7468; friend; Ruth, a Moabitess:—Ruth.
STRONGS H7327: Abbreviations
רוּת proper name, feminine Ruth (for רְעוּת, i.e. friendship, Syriac bdb094601, Thes LagBN 84, 156; Or. ii. 41ii. 1. 481); — Moabitess, ancestress of David, Ruth 1:4, 14, 16, 22; Ruth 2:2, 8, 21, 22; Ruth 3:9; Ruth 4:5, 10, 13; Ρουθ.
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Strong's Number H7327 matches the Hebrew רוּת (rûṯ),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:4 - And they took them wives of the women of Moab; the name of the one was Orpah, and the name of the other Ruth: H7327 and they dwelled there about ten years.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:14 - And they lifted up their voice, and wept again: and Orpah kissed her mother in law; but Ruth H7327 clave unto her.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:16 - And Ruth H7327 said, Intreat me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge: thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:22 - So Naomi returned, and Ruth H7327 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 2:2 - And Ruth H7327 the Moabitess said unto Naomi, 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 2:8 - Then said Boaz unto Ruth, H7327 Hearest thou not, my daughter? Go not to glean in another field, neither go from hence, but abide here fast by my maidens:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:21 - And Ruth H7327 the Moabitess said, He said unto me also, Thou shalt keep fast by my young men, until they have ended all my harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:22 - And Naomi said unto Ruth H7327 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 3:9 - And he said, Who art thou? And she answered, I am Ruth H7327 thine handmaid: spread therefore thy skirt over thine handmaid; for thou art a near kinsman.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:5 - Then said Boaz, What day thou buyest the field of the hand of Naomi, thou must buy it also of Ruth H7327 the Moabitess, the wife of the dead, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:10 - Moreover Ruth H7327 the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon, have I purchased to be my wife, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance, that the name of the dead be not cut off from among his brethren, and from the gate of his place: ye are witnesses this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:13 - So Boaz took Ruth, H7327 and she was his wife: and when he went in unto her, the LORD gave her conception, and she bare a son.
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