Naomi
noun Etymology: Hebrew Nā‘ŏmī Date: 1540 the mother-in-law of the Old Testament heroine Ruth

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  • Naomi — or Noemi may refer to: Contents 1 Given name 2 Literature 3 Music 4 …   Wikipedia

  • NAOMI — (Heb. נָעֳמִי; probably from nuʿmay (Ugaritic, nʿmy), pleasantness ), the wife of elimelech the Ephrathite from Beth Lehem in Judah who, because of famine, immigrated to Moab with his wife and his sons mahlon and chilion (Ruth 1:1–2). Her husband …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Naomi — (женское имя) Прежде всего красота. Японские имена. Словарь значений …   Словарь личных имен

  • Naomi — f Biblical name (meaning ‘pleasantness’ in Hebrew) of the wise mother in law of Ruth. The name has long been regarded as typically Jewish, but recently has begun to come into more general use. Derivatives: French: Noémie. Italian: NOEMI (SEE… …   First names dictionary

  • Naomi — fem. proper name, biblical mother in law of Ruth, from Heb. Na omi, lit. my delight, from no am pleasantness, delightfulness, from stem of na em was pleasant, was lovely …   Etymology dictionary

  • Naomi — [nā ō′mē, nīō′mē; nā′ə mī΄] n. [Heb nōʼomī, lit., my delight] 1. a feminine name 2. Bible the mother in law of Ruth: Ruth 1 …   English World dictionary

  • naomi — 1. (Naomi) (2458↑, 434↓) An exotically splendid name for people of the female gender. The name is given to children who display unparalled beauty and intelligence. The name has also been known to be given to children that display Goddess like… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Naomi — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Naomi est un nom propre qui peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Prénom ou patronyme 2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Naomi — Noemi ist ein hebräischer, weiblicher Vorname, der in den verschiedenen Sprachen vielfach abgewandelt wird. Auf Hebräisch bedeutet No omiy (נָעֳמִי) angenehm, erfreulich, liebenswürdig und ist von der Wurzel נעם schön, angenehm abgeleitet. Im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Naomi — El término Naomi puede referirse a: Naomi, localidad estadounidense del estado de Pensilvania. NAOMI (New Arcade Operation Machine Idea), un sistema basado en la tecnología del Sega Dreamcast. También puede referirse al nombre propio: Naomi… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Naomi —    The lovable; my delight, the wife of Elimelech, and mother of Mahlon and Chilion, and mother in law of Ruth (1:2, 20, 21; 2:1). Elimelech and his wife left the district of Bethlehem Judah, and found a new home in the uplands of Moab. In course …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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