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Meaning of ruth

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: United States professional baseball player famous for
           hitting home runs (1895-1948) [syn: {Ruth}, {Babe Ruth},
           {George Herman Ruth}, {Sultan of Swat}]
      2: the great-grandmother of king David whose story is told in
         the Book of Ruth in the Old Testament
      3: a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of
         others; "the blind are too often objects of pity" [syn:
         {commiseration}, {pity}, {ruth}, {pathos}]
      4: 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
         [syn: {Ruth}, {Book of Ruth}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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