how to pronounce ruth

/ˈɹuθ/

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ruth is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of ruth in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… would dare get ready America Ruth Bader …”

meanings of ruth

name:

  1. A census-designated place in Trinity County, California, United States.
  2. A female given name from Hebrew.
  3. A census-designated place in White Pine County, Nevada, United States.
  4. A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.
  5. Ruth, the resident of Moab around whom the text centers.

noun:

  1. Repentance; regret; remorse.
  2. Sorrow; misery; distress.
  3. Sorrow for the misery of another; pity, compassion; mercy.
  4. Something which causes regret or sorrow; a pitiful sight.

words with pronunciation similar to ruth

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