2 The man's name was Elimelech,a and his wife's name was Naomi.b The names of his two sons were Mahlon and Chilion. They were Ephrathitesc from Bethlehem in Judah. They entered the land of Moab and [settled] there.

References for Ruth 1:2

    • c 1:2 - My God Is King
    • d 1:2 - Pleasant
    • e 1:2 - 1 Sm 17:12