Given Name BOAZ

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: בֹּעַז (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: BO-az (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "swiftness" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of the man who marries Ruth.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Boos (Biblical Greek), Booz (Biblical Latin)

Categories

biblical, Islands
Entry updated December 8, 2017