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Ruth 1:4

Overview - Ruth 1
Elimelech, driven by famine into Moab, dies there.
Mahlon and Chilion, having married wives of Moab, die also.
Naomi, returning homeward,
dissuades her two daughters-in-law from going with her.
14 Orpah leaves her, but Ruth with great constancy accompanies her.
19 They two come to Beth-lehem, where they are gladly received.
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Ruth 1:4  (King James Version)
And they took them wives of the women of Moab; the name of the one was Orpah, and the name of the other Ruth: and they dwelled there about ten years.
 


they took
The Targum says, "they transgressed the decree of the word of the Lord, and took to them strange women."

wives
Deuteronomy 7:3 ; 23:3 1 Kings 11:1 1 Kings 11:2

Ruth
Matthew 1:5
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