Book of Ruth

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Noun1.Book of Ruth - 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
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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At the beginning of the book of Ruth, a man named Elimelech and his family leave Bethlehem to live in Moab and are cursed by God for doing so.
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In Ruth 1:8-15, Naomi, widow of Elimelech from Bethlehem, importunes her two Moabite daughters-in-law to return to Moab, and not to accompany her on the journey back to Judea.
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Maybe he'll take up his legal obligation as kinsman to Elimelech and marry Ruth.
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Sadly Elimelech died, yet there they remained for ten further years before their sons Mahlon and Chillon also died; and so at last upon hearing that the famine had relented, Naomi resolved to return to her homeland, telling her two daughters- in- law to go back to their mothers' houses.
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There is an anecdote about Rabbi Tzvi Elimelech of Dinov, related by Agnon in the story The Birth of that Righteous Man, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (2001: 152) in his 1984 posthumous book Takhrikh shel Sippurim, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], in which Agnon relates that when the mother was pregnant with this baby, she was advised by her uncle, the famous Rabbi Elimelech of Lyzhansk, to name the child Elimelech like him, at which she broke into tears because she (wrongly) assumed he was hinting he would himself be dead by the time of the birth, as it is against Ashkenazi custom to name a child after a living relative.
One-third of the world's population lives in water-stressed countries," chemical engineering professors William Phillip of the University of Notre Dame and Menachem Elimelech of Yale University write in a paper recently published in Science.
Mendel of Kotzk and the compiler of the Maggid's saying, Elimelech of Lyzhansk, both subscribed to an Augustinian-like view of Adam's downfall: it was not the sexual act but his lustfulness.