This article contains a free Women of the Bible Study resource on the subject of Naomi. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous woman of the Bible for bible study. There is also reference to where Naomi is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara; for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Naomi?
The definition and outline of Naomi is as follows: According to the Old Testament she was the mother-in-law of Ruth.
Biography, Facts and Information about Naomi
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Naomi: 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 of time he died, as also his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, who had married women of Moab, and three widows were left mourning the loss of their husbands. Naomi longs to return now to her own land, to Bethlehem. One of her widowed daughters-in-law, Ruth, accompanies her, and is at length married to Boaz.
We have selected Naomi as one of the most important women from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous woman. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Naomi - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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