Boaz Meaning and Origin
The name Boaz is a boy’s name meaning “swiftness” and is of Hebrew origin. Boaz holds significant biblical importance. The name Boaz occurs twice in the Bible: The most famous Boaz is an ancestor of Christ, the son of Rahab, husband of Ruth, father of Obed, Jesse and King David (Ruth 2:1). The other Boaz is the name of the left of two pillars in Solomon’s temple (1 Kings 7:21). Boaz is a relatively uncommon name in many cultures but has gained some popularity, particularly within Jewish communities. It’s ideal if you’re looking for a cute and robust title for your little one.
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