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Elimelech dies
Naomi’s husband Elimelech died. Her sons Mahlon and Chilion married Ruth and Orpah.
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Ru 1:3–4

But Elimelech the husband of Naomi died and she was left behind with her two sons. And they took for themselves Moabite wives. The name of the one was Orpah and the name of the other was Ruth. And they lived there about ten years.

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