And their king shall go into captivity, he and his princes together,
says the LORD.
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George Leo Haydock
Melchom, the god or idol of the Ammonites, otherwise called Moloch, and Melech; which, in Hebrew, signifies a king, or Melchom their king. (Challoner)
He assumed the title of "their king "Judges xi. 14., and Jeremias xlix. 3. (Haydock)
Blind people, who could not see the vanity of such impotent gods! (Calmet)
Both he. Septuagint, "and their priests. "(Haydock)