New International Version
both Mahlon and Kilion also died, and Naomi was left without her two sons and her husband.
King James Bible
And Mahlon and Chilion died also both of them; and the woman was left of her two sons and her husband.
Darby Bible Translation
And Mahlon and Chilion died also, both of them; and the woman was left of her two children and of her husband.
World English Bible
Mahlon and Chilion both died, and the woman was bereaved of her two children and of her husband.
Young's Literal Translation
And they die also, both of them -- Mahlon and Chilion -- and the woman is left of her two children and of her husband.
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And Mahlon and Chilion died - The Targum adds, And because they transgressed the decree of the word of the Lord, and joined affinity with strange people, therefore their days were cut off. It is very likely that there is more here than conjecture.
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died The Targum adds, `And because they transgressed the decree of the word of the Lord, and joined affinity with strange people, therefore their days were cut off.'
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The man's name was Elimelek, his wife's name was Naomi, and the names of his two sons were Mahlon and Kilion. They were Ephrathites from Bethlehem, Judah. And they went to Moab and lived there.
They married Moabite women, one named Orpah and the other Ruth. After they had lived there about ten years,
When Naomi heard in Moab that the LORD had come to the aid of his people by providing food for them, she and her daughters-in-law prepared to return home from there.
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