Meaning of ruth
- pity or compassion.
- sorrow or grief.
- self-reproach; contrition; remorse.
- a Moabite woman who married Boaz and became an ancestor of David: the daughter-in-law of Naomi.
- a book of the Bible bearing her name.
- a female given name.
- (“Babe”), 1895–1948, U.S. baseball player.
- ruth (Thesaurus)