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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Na·o·mi /neˈomi/

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the mother-in-law of Ruth whose story is told in the Book of
          Ruth in the Old Testament [syn: Noemi]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    the lovable; my delight, the wife of Elimelech, and mother of
    Mahlon and Chilion, and mother-in-law of Ruth (1:2, 20, 21;
    2:1). Elimelech and his wife left the district of
    Bethlehem-Judah, and found a new home in the uplands of Moab. In
    course of time he died, as also his two sons Mahlon and Chilion,
    who had married women of Moab, and three widows were left
    mourning the loss of their husbands. Naomi longs to return now
    to her own land, to Bethlehem. One of her widowed
    daughters-in-law, Ruth, accompanies her, and is at length
    married to Boaz (q.v.).

From: Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's)

 Naomi, beautiful; agreeable