New Living Translation
both Mahlon and Kilion died. This left Naomi alone, without her two sons or 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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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:5 Was left of her two sons, and her husband - Loss of children and widowhood are both come upon her. By whom shall she be comforted? It is God alone that is able to comfort those who are thus cast down.
LibraryEpistle cxxi. To Leander, Bishop of Hispalis (Seville).
To Leander, Bishop of Hispalis (Seville). Gregory to Leander, Bishop of Spain. I have the epistle of thy Holiness, written with the pen of charity alone. For what the tongue transferred to the paper had got its tincture from the heart. Good and wise men were present when it was read, and at once their bowels were stirred with emotion. Everyone began to seize thee in his heart with the hand of love, for that in that epistle the sweetness of thy disposition was not to be heard, but seen. All severally …
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great
Epistle vi. To Narses, Patrician .
A Cloud of Witnesses.
The man's name was Elimelech, and his wife was Naomi. Their two sons were Mahlon and Kilion. They were Ephrathites from Bethlehem in the land of Judah. And when they reached Moab, they settled there.
The two sons married Moabite women. One married a woman named Orpah, and the other a woman named Ruth. But about ten years later,
Then Naomi heard in Moab that the LORD had blessed his people in Judah by giving them good crops again. So Naomi and her daughters-in-law got ready to leave Moab to return to her homeland.
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