Orpah

Orpah (Or´puh)

The sister-in-law of Ruth. In the book of Ruth, Naomi immigrates to Moab with her husband, Elimelech, and their two sons, one of whom marries Ruth and the other, Orpah. After all of the men die, Naomi moves back to Bethlehem; Ruth accompanies her, but Orpah does not (Ruth 1:1-14).

Ruth 1:1-14

Elimelech's Family Goes to Moab
1In the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land, and a certain man of Bethlehem in Judah went to live in the ... View more

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