Elimelech

(fl. 12th-11th cent BCE)
   Israelite, husband of Naomi and father of Mahlon and Chilion. Owing to the famine during the time of the Judges, he crossed over from Judah to Moab, where he and his sons died. Following their deaths, his wife Naomi returned to Judah with her daughter-in-law Ruth. (Ruth 1:1-3; 2:1,3; 4:3, 9)

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  • ELIMELECH — (Heb. אֱלִימֶלֶךְ; God (or my God) is king ), the husband of naomi and father of mahlon and chilion , from Beth Lehem in Judah. Due to the famine in Israel during the   time of the Judges, Elimelech crossed over to Moab, where he and his two sons …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Elimelech — ist der Mann von dem in dem biblischen Buch Rut die Rede ist. Seine Frau heißt Noomi. Er wanderte nach einer Hungersnot in Betlehem aus in das Land Moab. Dort stirbt er und seine beiden Söhne. Seine Frau Noomi wandert als es in Betlehem wieder… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ELIMELECH — nomen Bethechemitae cuiusdam, maritus Naomi. Ruth. c. 1. v. 2. Lat. Deus meus rex …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Elimelech —    God his king, a man of the tribe of Judah, of the family of the Hezronites, and kinsman of Boaz, who dwelt in Bethlehem in the days of the judges. In consequence of a great dearth he, with his wife Naomi and his two sons, went to dwell in the… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Elimelech of Lizhensk — Elimelech Weisblum of Lizhensk (Polish: Leżajsk) (1717 1786) was an Orthodox Jewish rabbi and one of the great Hassidic rebbes of the past. He was also known as a tzaddik who devoted his life to studying and teaching the Torah, as well as… …   Wikipedia

  • ELIMELECH OF LYZHANSK — (1717–1787), popular ẓaddik of the third generation of Ḥasidim and one of the founders of Ḥasidism in Galicia. Elimelech was a disciple of dov baer the Maggid of Mezhirech and is considered the theoretician and creator of practical ẓaddikism.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Elimelech of Lyzhansk — (Elimelech Lipmann) (1717–87)    Chassidic leader. Sons of a rich land owner in Poland, Elimelech and his brother Zusya ‘went into exile’ wandered from village to village spreading Chassidism and emulating the exile of the Holy Presence… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Elimelech Bapardes — (Sheʼar Yashuv,Израиль) Категория отеля: Адрес: Pilgei Maim 4, Sheʼar Yashuv, 12 …   Каталог отелей

  • Elimelech aus Lisensk — Rabbi Elimelech von Lyschansk (* 1717; † 1787 in Leżajsk, Polen) war ein chassidischer Rabbiner und Zaddik und einer der Begründer des Chassidismus in Galizien. Leben Die Grabstätte von Rabbi Elimelech von Lyschansk Elimelech war Schüler von Dow… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Elimelech von Lyschansk — Rabbi Elimelech von Lyschansk (* 1717; † 1787 in Leżajsk, Polen) war ein chassidischer Rabbiner und Zaddik und einer der Begründer des Chassidismus in Galizien. Leben Die Grabstätte von Rabbi Elimelech von Lyschansk Elimelech war Schüler von Dow… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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