Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:2127
Meaning:Swiftness
Boaz is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin. It is most commonly recognized from the Hebrew Bible, with Boaz being the second husband of Ruth. Boaz had a reputation for extending a special kindness to Ruth, ensuring that she was protected and well-treated. This tale can serve as inspiration for baby as they grow up, reminding them to live life with an open heart and to look out for others. Boaz also translates to “swiftness”, which might be appealing if you’re hoping for a track-star future for baby.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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