1162. Boaz
Strong's Concordance
Boaz: "quickness," an ancestor of David, also a pillar before the temple
Original Word: בֹּ֫עַז
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Boaz
Phonetic Spelling: (bo'-az)
Short Definition: Boaz
בֹּ֫עַז proper name, masculine (quickness ?) —

1 kinsman of Naomi, who married Ruth Ruth 2:1,3,4,5,8,11,14,15,19,23; Ruth 3:2,7; Ruth 4:1 (twice in verse); Ruth 4:5; Ruth 4:8; Ruth 4:9; Ruth 4:13; also Ruth 4:21 (twice in verse); 1 Chronicles 2:11,12 (ᵐ5 Βοος, Βοοζ).

2 name of the left hand of two pillars set up before temple (compare also יָכִין below כון) 1 Kings 7:21 2Chronicles 3:17; (meaning obscure; ᵑ0 apparently reference to 1, compare ᵑ72Chronicles 3:17; Thes supposes name of architect or donor; Ew perhaps sons of Solomon, etc.; read possibly בְּעֹז in strength, ᵐ52Chronicles 3:17 ἰσχύς; Th thinks יכין בעז a sentence, one word being engraved on each pillar, he (God) establisheth in strength; against him, however, Ke Be; Öttli thinks an exclamation, in strength ! expressing satisfaction of architect; Klo proposes for בעז, בַּעַל עֹז (compare B 1 Kings 7:21 Βαλαζ)).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From an unused root of uncertain meaning; Boaz, the ancestor of David; also the name of a pillar in front of the temple -- Boaz.

Forms and Transliterations
בֹ֗עַז בֹ֙עַז֙ בֹ֜עַז בֹּ֔עַז בֹּ֙עַז֙ בֹּ֤עַז בֹּ֨עַז בֹּֽעַז׃ בעז בעז׃ וּבֹ֖עַז וּבֹ֙עַז֙ וּבֹ֨עַז ובעז לְבֹ֔עַז לְבֹ֖עַז לבעז bō‘az ḇō‘az bō·‘az ḇō·‘az Boaz lə·ḇō·‘az ləḇō‘az leVoaz ū·ḇō·‘az ūḇō‘az uVoaz Voaz
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24 Occurrences

bō·‘az — 16 Occ.
lə·ḇō·‘az — 2 Occ.
ū·ḇō·‘az — 3 Occ.
ḇō·‘az — 3 Occ.

Ruth 2:1
HEB: אֱלִימֶ֑לֶךְ וּשְׁמ֖וֹ בֹּֽעַז׃
NAS: of Elimelech, whose name was Boaz.
KJV: of Elimelech; and his name [was] Boaz.
INT: of Elimelech name was Boaz

Ruth 2:3
HEB: חֶלְקַ֤ת הַשָּׂדֶה֙ לְבֹ֔עַז אֲשֶׁ֖ר מִמִּשְׁפַּ֥חַת
NAS: of the field belonging to Boaz, who
KJV: of the field [belonging] unto Boaz, who [was] of the kindred
INT: to the portion of the field to Boaz who the family

Ruth 2:4
HEB: וְהִנֵּה־ בֹ֗עַז בָּ֚א מִבֵּ֣ית
NAS: Now behold, Boaz came from Bethlehem
KJV: And, behold, Boaz came from Bethlehem,
INT: now behold Boaz came Bethlehem

Ruth 2:5
HEB: וַיֹּ֤אמֶר בֹּ֙עַז֙ לְנַעֲר֔וֹ הַנִּצָּ֖ב
NAS: Then Boaz said to his servant
KJV: Then said Boaz unto his servant
INT: said Boaz to his servant charge

Ruth 2:8
HEB: וַיֹּאמֶר֩ בֹּ֨עַז אֶל־ ר֜וּת
NAS: Then Boaz said to Ruth,
KJV: Then said Boaz unto Ruth, Hearest
INT: said Boaz to Ruth

Ruth 2:11
HEB: וַיַּ֤עַן בֹּ֙עַז֙ וַיֹּ֣אמֶר לָ֔הּ
NAS: Boaz replied to her, All
KJV: And Boaz answered and said
INT: replied Boaz and said has been fully

Ruth 2:14
HEB: וַיֹּאמֶר֩ לָ֨ה בֹ֜עַז לְעֵ֣ת הָאֹ֗כֶל
NAS: At mealtime Boaz said to her, Come
KJV: And Boaz said unto her, At mealtime
INT: said Boaz after eating

Ruth 2:15
HEB: לְלַקֵּ֑ט וַיְצַו֩ בֹּ֨עַז אֶת־ נְעָרָ֜יו
NAS: to glean, Boaz commanded
KJV: to glean, Boaz commanded
INT: to glean commanded Boaz his servants saying

Ruth 2:19
HEB: עִמּ֛וֹ הַיּ֖וֹם בֹּֽעַז׃
NAS: I worked today is Boaz.
KJV: with whom I wrought to day [is] Boaz.
INT: with today is Boaz

Ruth 2:23
HEB: וַתִּדְבַּ֞ק בְּנַעֲר֥וֹת בֹּ֙עַז֙ לְלַקֵּ֔ט עַד־
NAS: by the maids of Boaz in order to glean
KJV: by the maidens of Boaz to glean
INT: stayed the maids of Boaz to glean until

Ruth 3:2
HEB: וְעַתָּ֗ה הֲלֹ֥א בֹ֙עַז֙ מֹֽדַעְתָּ֔נוּ אֲשֶׁ֥ר
NAS: Now is not Boaz our kinsman,
KJV: And now [is] not Boaz of our kindred,
INT: Now is not Boaz our kinsman whose

Ruth 3:7
HEB: וַיֹּ֨אכַל בֹּ֤עַז וַיֵּשְׁתְּ֙ וַיִּיטַ֣ב
NAS: When Boaz had eaten and drunk
KJV: And when Boaz had eaten and drunk,
INT: had eaten Boaz and drunk was merry

Ruth 4:1
HEB: וּבֹ֨עַז עָלָ֣ה הַשַּׁעַר֮
NAS: Now Boaz went up to the gate
KJV: Then went Boaz up to the gate,
INT: now Boaz went to the gate

Ruth 4:1
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֣ר דִּבֶּר־ בֹּ֔עַז וַיֹּ֛אמֶר ס֥וּרָה
NAS: of whom Boaz spoke
KJV: there: and, behold, the kinsman of whom Boaz spake
INT: of whom spoke Boaz said Turn

Ruth 4:5
HEB: וַיֹּ֣אמֶר בֹּ֔עַז בְּיוֹם־ קְנוֹתְךָ֥
NAS: Then Boaz said, On the day
KJV: Then said Boaz, What day
INT: said Boaz the day buy

Ruth 4:8
HEB: וַיֹּ֧אמֶר הַגֹּאֵ֛ל לְבֹ֖עַז קְנֵה־ לָ֑ךְ
NAS: said to Boaz, Buy
KJV: said unto Boaz, Buy
INT: said the closest to Boaz Buy removed

Ruth 4:9
HEB: וַיֹּאמֶר֩ בֹּ֨עַז לַזְּקֵנִ֜ים וְכָל־
NAS: Then Boaz said to the elders
KJV: And Boaz said unto the elders,
INT: said Boaz to the elders and all

Ruth 4:13
HEB: וַיִּקַּ֨ח בֹּ֤עַז אֶת־ רוּת֙
NAS: So Boaz took Ruth,
KJV: So Boaz took Ruth,
INT: took Boaz Ruth became

Ruth 4:21
HEB: הוֹלִ֣יד אֶת־ בֹּ֔עַז וּבֹ֖עַז הוֹלִ֥יד
NAS: was born Boaz, and to Boaz,
KJV: And Salmon begat Boaz, and Boaz begat
INT: Salmon was born Boaz Boaz was born

Ruth 4:21
HEB: אֶת־ בֹּ֔עַז וּבֹ֖עַז הוֹלִ֥יד אֶת־
NAS: was born Boaz, and to Boaz, Obed,
KJV: begat Boaz, and Boaz begat Obed,
INT: was born Boaz Boaz was born Obed

1 Kings 7:21
HEB: אֶת־ שְׁמ֖וֹ בֹּֽעַז׃
NAS: pillar and named it Boaz.
KJV: and called the name thereof Boaz.
INT: and called the name Boaz

1 Chronicles 2:11
HEB: הוֹלִ֥יד אֶת־ בֹּֽעַז׃
NAS: Salma became the father of Boaz,
KJV: and Salma begat Boaz,
INT: Salma the father of Boaz

1 Chronicles 2:12
HEB: וּבֹ֙עַז֙ הוֹלִ֣יד אֶת־
NAS: Boaz became the father
KJV: And Boaz begat Obed,
INT: Boaz became of Obed

2 Chronicles 3:17
HEB: וְשֵׁ֥ם הַשְּׂמָאלִ֖י בֹּֽעַז׃ ס
NAS: Jachin and the one on the left Boaz.
KJV: and the name of that on the left Boaz.
INT: and the name the left Boaz

24 Occurrences

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