Naomi

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neɪˈoʊmiː/, /naɪˈoʊmiː/, /ˈneɪəmiː/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Hebrew נָעֳמִי ‎(no'omí, literally my pleasantness), from נועם \ נֹעַם ‎(nó'am, pleasantness) + ־ִי ‎(, my, of me).

Proper noun[edit]

Naomi

  1. The mother-in-law of the Biblical figure Ruth.
    • 1611, Bible (KJV):: Ruth 1:20:
      And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara; for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.
  2. A female given name of biblical origin.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Naomi

  1. A Japanese female given name

Anagrams[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Naomi f

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Naomi: Naomiarson
  • daughter of Naomi: Naomiardóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Naomi
Accusative Naomi
Dative Naomi
Genitive Naomiar

Hawaiian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Naomi

  1. Naomi
  2. A female given name of biblical origin.

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Naomi

  1. rōmaji reading of なおみ