Book of Ruth

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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

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Moreover, leaving Judea at a time of famine was surely perceived by the inhabitants as a kind of desertion, (2) and the longer the family of Elimelech and Naomi stayed away, the greater would be the disdain and estrangement felt towards them.
As she found it difficult to name the baby after her still living uncle, upon her own initiative she decided to name him Tsvi Elimelech, but her husband rather called him Hersch Meilekh, "as in Ivri-Taitsch [here, for Yiddish] Tsvi is called Hersch, and Meilekh is how Elimelech is called".
De-salting the sea Menachem Elimelech also told PBS that even the most advanced desalination technologies, which are becoming increasingly necessary in countries like Israel, Singapore, and Spain, still use three times as much energy as conventional water treatment.
Eliran Elimelech, Israel's commercial attache in Beijing, said, 'The agreement will raise Israel's profile among the decision-makers and those who are in key positions in the competitive and difficult trade with China.
Most notable is a campaign featuring a hand puppet named Elimelech Duda, who also offers helpful suggestions for alternative highs, such as peyote and hagigat.
According to Elimelech Westreich, the McGuire case would have been decided very differently under Jewish law: "The living standards are definitely a matter for the courts to determine.
da Silva AK, Le Saux JC, Parnaudeau S, Pommepuy M, Elimelech M, Le Guyader FS.
The story begins with Naomi and her husband Elimelech travelling to Moab in search of food at a time of famine.
The actor also revealed he is involved inanothercharity, KidsKickingCancer, which was started by Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg - a martial arts black belt who lost his first child to leukaemia.
134) Elimelech Westreich, Hagant Maamad Hanisuin Shel Halsha HaYehudia Belsrael: Mifgash Bein Massorot Mishpatiot Shel HaEdot Hashonot [The Jewish Women's Marital Status in Israel: Interactions Among Various Traditions], 7 PELILIM 273, 317-18 (1998) (Isr.
The manager, Ariel Elimelech, who was overseeing two dozen young men on Sunday as they pored over the Torah, said he commuted daily to Ajami from his home in Eli, an illegal settlement deep in the West Bank south of the Palestinian city of Nablus.
Once they settle in Moab, Elimelech dies, Ruth marries one of the sons, and Orpah marries the other.
Elimelech, "Concentration Polarization of Interacting Solute Particles in Crossflow Membrane Filtration," J.
ISRAEL (from): Aouate, T Ben Haim, Benado, Gershon, Ziv, Ben Yossef, Shpungin, Antebi, D Bondarv, Benayoun, Badier, Toamah, Barda, G Alberman, Ben Shushan, Tamuz, Balili, Tal, Katan, Golan, B Sahar, R Colautti, Elimelech.