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Ruth

Definitions of Ruth
  1. noun
    the great-grandmother of king David whose story is told in the Book of Ruth in the Old Testament
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    married woman, wife
    a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
  2. noun
    a book of the Old Testament that tells the story of Ruth who was not an Israelite but who married an Israelite and who stayed with her mother-in-law Naomi after her husband died
    synonyms: Book of Ruth
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    book
    a major division of a long written composition
  3. noun
    United States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)
    synonyms: Babe Ruth, George Herman Ruth, Sultan of Swat
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    ballplayer, baseball player
    an athlete who plays baseball
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